Airbus A400M

[Belgian Air Component] Airbus A400M CT-01 arrival at Melsbroek 15th Wing

A400M CT01 Arrival at Melsbroek 15th Wing Authors: Benoit Denet & Martin Gillet, reporting from Melsbroek Air Base. October 9th 2020, the…

[Pictures] Airbus delivers A400M to Luxembourg’s Armed Forces

The Luxembourg Armed Forces have taken delivery of its Airbus A400M military transport aircraft, which was accepted at the A400M…

First Airbus A400M ‘Atlas’ for Belgian-Luxembourg bi-national unit almost ready to take off

About a year and a half after the official start of the production process and about six months after the…

Successful test flight of Belgian Air Force first Airbus A400M (updated)

The Airbus A400M Atlas with production number MSN106 successfully performed its very first test flight on Thursday 30 July in…

Airbus A400M achieves Automatic Low-Level Flight certification

The Airbus A400M new generation airlifter has achieved a new decisive milestone after the certification of its Automatic Low-Level Flight…

Airbus military aircraft perform life-saving medevac missions during the COVID-19 pandemic

With the number of coronavirus patients mounting around the world, Airbus-built military transport aircraft are increasingly used for civil medical…

Luxembourg Armed Forces Airbus A400M makes its maiden flight

The Airbus A400M new-generation airlifter ordered by the Luxembourg Armed Forces has made its maiden flight, marking a key milestone…

Airbus, Bolloré Logistics and WFS race two million face masks to help protect Covid-19 health workers in France and Spain

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has worked alongside Airbus and Bolloré Logistics to expedite the distribution of two million face masks…

Airbus A400M transports masks to Spain in support of COVID-19 crisis efforts

An Airbus A400M airlifter has performed an air-bridge between Toulouse and Madrid in order to deliver critically-needed mask supplies to…

Airbus presence at Singapore Airshow 2020: A350-1000, A400M, H160 and much more…

Airbus will participate at the upcoming Singapore Airshow, showcasing its latest products, services and innovations in the commercial aircraft, defence,…

Belgian Defence to build new hangar at Brussels Airport for the Airbus A400M

At the military airport of Melsbroek (part of Brussels Airport), preparations are ongoing for the construction of the largest aircraft…

Airbus A400M completes (Belgian and French) paratrooper simultaneous dispatch

Major achievement with the synchronised deployment of 80 paratroopers from both side doors on a single pass The Airbus A400M…

Airbus A400M achieves paratrooping milestone

The Airbus A400M new generation airlifter continues to achieve milestones towards full capability after the successful deployment of 50 paratroopers…

[Pictures] Seville Airbus A400M assembly plant visit featuring cn104 (Luxembourg Air Component)

Authors Benoît Denet / Martin Gillet Last Tuesday, April 29th 2019, the final assembly of the first Belgian-Luxembourg A400M started…

[Pictures] Seville Airbus A400M assembly plant visit featuring cn106 (Belgian Air Component)

Authors Benoît Denet / Martin Gillet Update on the A400M for the Belgian Air Force Programme In parallel to the…

Airbus certifies A400M Cargo Hold Tanks refuelling unit

Airbus has successfully completed the certification flight tests for the A400M Cargo Hold Tanks (CHT) refuelling unit, taking a new…

Belgian Defence acquires an Airbus A400M flight simulator

This Friday, 28 December 2018, the Belgian Council of Ministers approved the purchase of a flight simulator for the training of future…

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