What is the volume of an Airbus A400M?

What is the volume of an Airbus A400M?

Key figures and specifications

Maximum range 4,800 nm (8900 km)
High speed M 0.72
Cargo hold volume 340 m³
Delivery heavy payloads Up to 37 tons

Can an A400M carry a tank?

The A400M has a maximum payload capacity of 37 t. It can carry two 8×8 armored vehicles. This military transport can take-off and land on soft semi-prepared airfields and requires relatively short runways.

How many Airbus A400M does the RAF have?

A total of 174 A400M aircraft had been ordered by eight nations by July 2011. In March 2013, the A400M received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification. The first aircraft was delivered to the French Air Force in August 2013….Airbus A400M Atlas.

A400M Atlas
Number built 110 as of 30 November 2021

How much does an Airbus A400M cost?

Airbus stated as of 2003 that the A400M unit cost was around $80 million, but the national budget numbers at that time indicated that the unit costs is more likely to be $120 million-$130 million. The aircraft had been due to enter service with air forces in 2009, but this has now been put back to 2013.

How many Atlas A400M does the RAF have?

The RAF expects to take the last of 22 aircraft on order around 2021, with full operational capability in the tactical role declared soon after.

What is the largest plane in the RAF?

The world’s biggest plane flew over Gloucestershire yesterday before touching down at RAF Brize Norton. Antonov An-225 Mriya is the heaviest aircraft ever built, with a maximum takeoff weight of 640 tonnes. It also has the largest wingspan of any aircraft in operational service.

Why does the A400M use propellers?

Originally Answered: Why is the Airbus A400M powered by turboprops instead of jets engines? Same reason any turboprop is used: props give better takeoff performance, better climb performance, shorter landings, and more options for steep descents and ground handling.

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