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Spain's first A400M takes off

7th September 2016 - 09:30 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


The first A400M for the Spanish Air Force has completed its first flight, Airbus Defence and Space announced on 6 September.

The flight took place on 5 September in Seville, Spain, where the Airbus A400M Final Assembly Line is located.

The aircraft, known as MSN44, completed a three hour and 45 minute flight before landing back in Seville.

The flight marks a major milestone for the Spanish A400M programme. According to Airbus the aircraft is expected to be delivered to the customer in the coming weeks.

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