First flight of Airbus A400M

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  1. Arsenal VG-33

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  2. Marcel

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    What an ugly aircraft...
     
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    Marcel, I think for a transport it rather sharp looking. To me it looks like a mix between a C-17 and a C-130.:cool: :cool:
     
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    Awesome. Glad she finally got into the air with no mishap. Sure was an quick initial rotation though.
     
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    DerAdlerIstGelandet Der Crew Chief
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    I think she is a pretty aircraft. Sort of reminds me of a C-17 with props.
     
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    That's exactly what she looks like.
     
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    iirc she stayed in the air for around three hours (schedule was 1-3 hours), which would indicate she performed rather well.
     
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    If the C-17 and C-130 got it on, this is what the child would look like. I think its a nice looking plane.
     
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