Second A400M of French Air Force named “Ville de Toulouse”

Today the second A400M new generation airlifter for the French Air Force, delivered on the 13th of November last year, was officially named “Ville de Toulouse” in a ceremony at the Airbus Delivery Centre in Toulouse. The naming ceremony was presided over by the French Minister in Charge of Veterans Affairs, Kader Arif and took … Dowiedz się więcej

Airbus Military reveals more details of C295 firefighter programme

Airbus Military has completed a second round of tests of its prototype C295 firefighting aircraft which will provide detailed data on the performance of its water dropping system. Following earlier testing of the system, the company conducted seven water drops at a special range near Cordoba, Spain using ground equipment designed to measure the dispersal … Dowiedz się więcej

First Airbus Military A400M makes its final flight

“Grizzly 1” will be exhibited to inspire future aerospace generations Nearly four years after its maiden flight, the first Airbus Military A400M new generation airlifter has been retired and is to be placed on public display. Development aircraft MSN1 – affectionately known as Grizzly 1 – made its final flight from Toulouse on 4 November, … Dowiedz się więcej

Airbus Military and Cassidian play key roles in Europe´s Perseus maritime surveillance programme

Systems developed by EADS sister companies Airbus Military and Cassidian have played key roles in the first large-scale demonstration of technologies to address the growing crisis of economic migration and smuggling on Europe’s maritime borders. The two companies, which will soon join forces with Astrium in the restructured Airbus Defence & Space, demonstrated an Airbus … Dowiedz się więcej

Airbus Military to exhibit complete product family at Dubai Airshow

Airbus Military will exhibit the A400M new generation airlifter, A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport, and C295 medium transport and surveillance aircraft at the Dubai Airshow, to be held at Dubai World Central, 17-21 November. The show is the first time that the A400M will be displayed in the Gulf, reflecting the company’s strong belief in … Dowiedz się więcej

Felipe Steinmetz appointed President and CEO of Airbus Military EADS PZL “Warszawa – Okecie”

Felipe Steinmetz Comunión, currently Head of Procurement Airframe & Material in Airbus Military, has been appointed President and CEO of Airbus Military EADS PZL “Warszawa – Okecie” S.A. as of 23 rd September 2013, succeeding Javier Díaz Gil, who is taking up a new role as CEO of Alestis, a tier 1 aerospace supplier, based … Dowiedz się więcej