13 Mar '13, 5pm

#Airbus #Military #A400M receives full civil type certificate from @EASA - | #EADS

The A400M is designed for the transportation of all types of heavy military or civil loads such as vehicles, containers or pallets, as well as troops. It is a cost-effective airlifter, high-speed four turboprop engine aircraft specifically designed to meet the harmonised needs of European NATO nations and which equally fulfils the requirements of other air forces around the world. It will enable the air forces to upgrade their airlift capability for both humanitarian and peace-keeping activities as it will have more than twice the payload and volume of the aircraft it will replace.

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