Airbus Military A400M

A400M at Farnborough 2010

 Airbus Defence A400M

Four engine turboprop transport aircraft

 On 27 May 2003, Belgium (together with France, Germany, Luxembourg, Spain, Turkey, and the United Kingdom) has ordered 7 Airbus Defence and Space (formerly Airbus Military) A400M airlifters to replace its Lockheed C-130 Hercules transport aircraft. The Belgian Air Component will also manage the single aircraft which will be bought by Luxemburg. The A400M's first flight took place on 11 December 2009 at Siville, Spain where the final assembly facility is established. Currently 174 aircraft are ordered by 8 nations.

 

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Serial c/n Date In Date Out History
CT-01 104 - - Luxembourg Air Force, painted awaiting test flying.
  CT-02 106 - - First Belgian Air Force aircraft - Seen on production line in Sevilla on 16 Dec 2019
  CT-03 109 - - Seen on production line in Sevilla on 16 Dec 2019
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Last updated 21/01/20 08:08   Daniel Brackx

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