Airbus Military’s new-generation A400M airlifter programme marked a key milestone with an unveiling of the no. 1 production aircraft in colours of the French Air Force – the initial customer scheduled to receive an A400M. This aircraft was shown at Seville, Spain, which is home to the A400M’s final assembly line. First delivery of the A400M is scheduled in the second quarter of this year.
The first production A400M shows off its French Air Force colours
15 January 2013 News in brief