langue fr Airbus Defence and Space - 18/10/2019

A400M - Simultaneous deployment of 80 paratroopers

The Airbus A400M new generation airlifter has completed the certification flight test for the simultaneous dispatch of 80 (40+40) equipped paratroopers from both side doors on a single pass. Tests were performed in coordination with the French Armament General Directorate (DGA) together with French and Belgian Armed Forces. More info: https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/press-releases/en/2019/10/airbus-a400m-completes-paratrooper-simultaneous-dispatch.html