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Airbus delays could leave German military without transport aircraft in 4 years

Delays to the Airbus A400M plane meeting its full specifications could leave the German air force without transport aircraft after 2021, according to a confidential report. “Given the under-financing of the programme and the compensation claims over delays in delivery, Airbus will not be able to make the necessary investments to make the needed improvements,” […]

Airbus hopes to build new European fighter jet

Aerospace giant Airbus is planning a next-generation European fighter jet, the group’s defence chief said Friday, hoping to profit from the Old Continent’s renewed commitment to reach NATO defence spending targets. “We are currently putting together pre-design studies to show what such an aircraft could look like,” Airbus Defence and Space chief executive Dirk Hoke […]