TagsNext-generation airlifters

First BelugaXL transporter rolls off assembly line

The first structurally complete airframe for the new BelugaXL rolled out from its assembly hangar in Toulouse, France this month. Once operational, a fleet of these next-generation airlifters will be used to transport completed sections of Airbus aircraft among the company‚Äôs European production sites and to its final assembly lines in France, Germany and Spain. […]