Other News for Airbus Beluga

  • MROAM: Airbus extends Beluga support deal with Lufthansa Technik


    Airbus and Lufthansa Technik have extended their existing component supply relationship with the signing of a new Total...


  • Video: Airbus Beluga in demonstration flight


    <P>Manufacturer Airbus, says its <A href="http://www.airbus.com/en/aircraftfamilies/beluga/" target=_blank>Beluga cargo...


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  • MROAM: Airbus extends Beluga support deal with Lufthansa Technik

    News | 04 Apr 2012 11:26

    Airbus and Lufthansa Technik have extended their existing component supply relationship with the signing of a new Total Component Support contract for the airframer's fleet of five A300-600ST Beluga freighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MROAM-Airbus-extends-Beluga-support-deal-with-Lufthansa-Technik-370376/
  • PICTURE: Airbus Beluga swallows first A350 wing cover

    News | 06 Sep 2011 13:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Airbus is preparing to transport the first A350 upper wing-cover from Germany to the airframer's main wing facility in the UK. It has loaded the upper...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Airbus-Beluga-swallows-first-A350-wing-cover-361646/
  • A400M final assembly line gears up for production

    News | 24 Mar 2010 15:58 | Murdo Morrison

    ASSEMBLY GEARING UP FOR EFFICIENCY A year ago, the newly opened 145,000m2 (1.56 million ft2) A400M final assembly line complex at Seville was...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A400M-final-assembly-line-gears-up-for-production-339877/
  • Airbus picks CMC to upgrade FMS for Beluga fleet

    News | 11 Feb 2008 17:59 | Stephen Trimble

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>CMC Electronics gained a second customer for a new flight management system (FMS) available for retrofit on Airbus A300-600 aircraft.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>Airbus Transport International (ATI) plans has selected the CMA-9000 FMS for its A300-600ST Beluga fleet. The system includes multi-sensor navigation and a <span class=SpellE>communiations</span> suite that includes a data link. <o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>In May, Lufthansa ordered the CMA-9000 to retrofit its fleet of 14 A300-600s.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>The ATI order “confirms the capability of our product as the solution of choice for retrofit applications of this aircraft,” sayhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-picks-CMC-to-upgrade-FMS-for-Beluga-fleet-309318/
  • Straight & level: 14 August 2007

    News | 13 Aug 2007 00:00 | Murdo Morrison

    Only a mother could love them What was the ugliest aircraft of them all? It's a question almost as old as aviation, but more contenders are being added...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Straight-level-14-August-2007-216055/
  • Video: Airbus Beluga in demonstration flight

    News | 29 May 2007 10:27 | Barbara Cockburn

    <P>Manufacturer Airbus, says its <A href="http://www.airbus.com/en/aircraftfamilies/beluga/" target=_blank>Beluga cargo aircraft,</A> also known as A300-600ST Super Transporter and shown here on a demonstration flight, is the "most voluminous cargo holds of any civil or military aircraft flying today". </P> <P>The Beluga was developed to carry complete sections of Airbus aircraft from different production sites around Europe to the final assembly lines in Toulouse or Hamburg. </P> <P> <OBJECT style="WIDTH: 422px; HEIGHT: 352px" height=352 width=422><PARAM NAME="movie" VALUE="http://www.youtube.com/v/9FDNcp__dE0"><PARAM NAME="wmode" VALUE="transparent"> <embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/9FDNcp__dE0" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></OBJECT></P> <P>Its main-deck cargo volume is greater than the <A href="http://www.af.mil/factsheets/factsheet.asp?id=84" target=_blank>C5 Galaxy</A>, the <A href="http://www.fas.org/man/dod-1http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Video-Airbus-Beluga-in-demonstration-flight-214250/