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Airbus to provide satellite communications for Belgian Armed Forces

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Airbus has signed a contract with the Belgian Ministry of Defence to provide tactical satellite communications services for a 15-year period. The Armed Forces...

Airbus finalises JUICE – ready for its mission to Jupiter

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Satellite ready to leave Europe before its launch in April Galileo tribute plaque unveiled in Airbus’ cleanroom and mounted on the spacecraft ESA’s...

First steps towards the space station of the future

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In 1998, the International Space Station was launched, with astronauts living and working aboard. In addition to advances in medicine or helping to face...

Europe’s Future Combat Air System: on the way to the first flight

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• Industry awarded € 3.2 bn by France, Germany and Spain • FCAS Phase 1B Contract for R&T and flying Demonstrators Global DesignOn behalf of the...

Airbus Beluga delivers Airbus satellite to Kennedy Space Center

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First Airbus Eurostar Neo satellite successfully launched just hours before its twin arrived at KSC Second Eutelsat telecommunications satellite to join its twin...

Airbus tests loading system for outsized military cargo on Beluga

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Airbus Defence and Space has developed and tested a loading system to lift outsized military cargo into the Airbus Beluga A300-600ST aircraft. The capability...

NASA’s Orion spacecraft with the Airbus-built European Service Module is ready for lunar missions

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Europe supplies the ‘heart and lungs’ for astronaut lunar missions Airbus is leading the European team on behalf of ESANASA's Orion spacecraft will...

Airbus A330 MRTT becomes world’s first tanker certified for automatic air-to-air refuelling operations

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Launch of “Auto’Mate” demonstrator to pioneer more advanced autonomous capabilities in the futureThe Airbus A330 MRTT has become the world’s first tanker to be...

Spain orders 20 Eurofighter jets to modernise its combat aircraft fleet

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The NATO Eurofighter and Tornado Management Agency (NETMA) has signed a landmark contract for the acquisition of 20 latest-generation Eurofighter jets. Known as the...

The Republic of Angola orders three Airbus C295s

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The Republic of Angola has placed a firm order for three Airbus C295s to perform multirole operations. Two aircraft will be specifically equipped for...

Trans-Atlantic team to develop technical concept for NATO’s Future Surveillance and Control capabilities

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Airbus Defence and Space together with Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and seven industrial players forming the ASPAARO (Atlantic Strategic Partnership for Advanced All-domain...

Serbian Air Force and Air Defence becomes new C295 operator

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The Serbian Ministry of Defence has ordered two Airbus C295s and therefore the Serbian Air Force and Air Defence joins the family of C295...

The Airbus C295 technology demonstrator of Clean Sky 2 makes its maiden flight

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The Airbus C295 Flight Test Bed 2 (FTB2) has successfully performed its maiden flight from the Final Assembly Line in Seville. The aircraft now...

Indonesia Ministry of Defence orders two Airbus A400Ms

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The Indonesia Ministry of Defence has placed an order for two Airbus A400M aircraft in multirole tanker and transport configuration.The contract, which will become...

India formalises acquisition of 56 Airbus C295 aircraft

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Programme to kick-start first-ever private aircraft manufacturing in India; will contribute significantly to developing the country’s military industrial ecosystem India has formalised the acquisition of...

Airbus demonstrates C295 FITS mission system operated by ground-based crews

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Airbus has successfully concluded a flight test campaign featuring a new capability for the C295 FITS mission system (COMMOMISS) which enables it to be...

France orders 8 Airbus H225Ms and second VSR700 prototype in support of helicopter industry

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The French Minister of Armed Forces, Florence Parly, has announced that the Armament General Directorate (DGA) has signed an order to purchase eight additional...

Airbus signs major integrated support contract with Egypt for C295

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The Egyptian Air Force, the largest C295 fleet operator worldwide, has recently signed a five-year services contract with Airbus for the performance-based support of...

Airbus qualified as bidder for Canada’s strategic tanker replacement

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Airbus has been qualified by the Government of Canada as a bidder for the Strategic Tanker Transport Capability (STTC) project, a procurement process launched...

“Fly me to the Moon”: Airbus wins ESA contract for three more European Service Modules for NASA’s Orion spacecraft

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  Going to the Moon with the Artemis programme involves Europe   Service modules being built by Airbus Bremen - 10 European nations involved  The European Space...

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