Designed as a tactical/strategic airlifter replacement for the C-130 for several NATO countries, the A400M was first flown on December 11th, 2009. Like many Airbus commerical aircraft, the A400M features a full glass cockpit and a fly-by-wire control system with flight envelope protection. The airframe and wings make extensive use of composite materials while the engines turn high-efficiency eight-bladed scimitar propellers.Crewed by two pilots and one loadmaster, the A400M can be configured for cargo transport, troop transport, medical evacuation, aerial refuelling and electronic surveillance. It is capable of lifting close to 30 tons of equipment or 116 fully-equipped troops.
The Herpa "1:200 Wings" range presents detailed, ready-made diecast models of civilian and military aircraft in 1:200 scale. Herpa "1:200 Wings" diecast airplanes feature. Diecast metal construction with some plastic components. Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels and surface details.Pad printed markings and placards that won't fade or peel like decals. Permanently extended landing gear with non-rotating wheels. Some releases feature interchangeable open/closed canopies. Accurately detailed underside with concealed screwheads. The item "Herpa 1200 A400M Atlas Royal Malaysian Air Force" is in sale since Friday, March 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Diecast & Toy Vehicles\Aircraft & Spacecraft\Contemporary Manufacture". The seller is "theflyingmule" and is located in Grass Valley, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.