Slowly but surely its taking shape.
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Slowly is certainly the key word here. The A400M programme must be an embarrassing programme for EADS! Its now 25 years since the initial project started! It seems like an awful waste of time and money to me.
At the end of the day they should have listened to the famous saying. "The only replacement for a Hercules is another Hercules!"
My wings are like a shield of steel.
Does anyone remember the Short SC.5/10 Belfast C. Mk 1 ?
I think it might be considered the A400M of the Sixties .....
Your kind opinion, Sirs ?