Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Airbus A400M Earns EASA Type Certification
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) awarded type certification to Airbus Military for its A400M turboprop airlifter, the first in its category to earn EASA certification.
The new type certification supersedes a restricted EASA type certificate issued for the A400M in April 2012.
Airbus recently announced the successful maiden flight of its first production A400M. The aircraft is scheduled for delivery to its launch customer, the French Air Force, in the second quarter of 2013. More