Airbus Unveils First BelugaXL Transport Airframe

Credit: Airbus
LONDON—Airbus has rolled out the first complete A330-based BelugaXL transport aircraft airframe as the company pushes for the first flight of the voluminous airlifter by mid-2018. The BelugaXL, five of which are being built in Toulouse, is Airbus’ next-generation airlifter designed to carry...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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