First German Airbus accepted
Thursday 18 December - 16:42h | News & Press updates
The German Air Force received today its first A400M "Atlas". Instead taking over the aircraft officially in Germany, it was decided to execute this important step allready in Sevilla, where the Airbus final assembly line is located.
At the beginning, the new type of aircraft will be used for training flights for the first group of Air Force pilots who are to operate of the A400M fleet in future.
Words: Norbert Thomas
Picture: Airbus D&S (archive), German MoD media (screencapture).
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