Following reorganization of the A400M Programme already announced, Kurt Rossner, currently Head of Light&Medium & Derivatives within Military Aircraft, has been appointed as Head of A400M Programme with effect as of 1 April. In this position, Mr. Rossner will report directly to Fernando Alonso, Executive Vice-President Military Aircraft. In this new position he will be responsible of the Programme-related activities such as development and customer deliveries. He has a wide knowledge of the programme after occupying different positions in the A400M organization over the past years. Mr. Rossner will replace Rafael Tentor, who will in turn replace Kurt Rossner as Head of Light&Medium & Derivatives, also reporting directly to Fernando Alonso.