UK’S FIRST A400M AIRCRAFT NAMED “CITY OF BRISTOL”

The Royal Air Force A400M Atlas ‘City of Bristol’ flying over the Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol. The UK’s first A400M Atlas has been named “City of Bristol” by the Royal Air Force in a rare honour to highlight the important role industry in the city has played in the delivery of the aircraft. The wings of the next-generation military transporter plane were designed and manufactured at the Airbus factory in Filton, Bristol, with a number of other businesses in the city, including Rolls-Royce, GKN Aerospace, and Atkins, demonstrating a range of high quality aerospace skills which support the A400M…

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