The plane in Spain goes mainly down the drain: The 5 Minute Debrief
1. The plane in Spain goes mainly down the drain
Spain has announced that it is to sell off 13 of its incoming 27 A400M aircraft before even receiving the first unit. Faced with significant defence cuts, the country is struggling to meet its military commitments but is legally contracted to complete its order on the new European airlifter. The first 14 aircraft are to be delivered by 2020 while the 13 to follow will be outfitted with an austere configuration, omitting many of the missio...
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