Europe’s A400M military airlifter will have to wait until Farnborough 2010 to make its air show debut — if it makes it that far. As the program’s industrial partners from Airbus to Turkish Aerospace Industries gather at Le Bourget, they are still fighting to persuade customers not to abandon the program after repeated delays now amounting to more than two years. The prospect of abandonment is small, but for now it persists. French government officials have been pushing their ...


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