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A400M deliveries
 
Latest update: May 2019

Company: Airbus Defense and Space.
 
A400M deliveries per year
 
Comment:

Airbus D&S reports aircraft delivered upon acceptation of an A400M. Between signing the acception documentation (Airbus delivered) and the delivery flight to its air base it there be a difference of a few days or weeks.

Delivered in January 2019: One Spanish Air Force A400M (accepted December 2018).
To be delivered in 2019: One German Air Force A400M (accepted December 2018).

Country 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Total
Belgium               0
Egypt               0
France 2 4 2 2 3 1 1 15
Germany   1 2 4 8 10 3 28
Indonesia               0
Luxembourg               0
Malaysia     2 1 1     4
Spain       1 1 2   4
Turkey   2 1   2 2   7
United Kingdom   1 4 7 6 2   20
Total 2 8 11 15 21 17 4 78
 
A400M production plan
 
On March 7, 2018 the company announced it production plan. From 2020 it will deliver eight aircraft annually. Based on this with current orders the last A400M will be delivered in 2030.

Country 2018 2019 2020 2021
Belgium 0      
Egypt 0      
France 1      
Germany 10      
Indonesia 0      
Luxembourg 0      
Malaysia 0      
Spain 2 1    
Turkey 2      
UK 2      
Undisclosed   10 8 8
         
Delivered 17 11 8 8
Prod. Plan 15 11 8 8

 
A400M future deliveries
 
2019:

The delivery schedule is unknown with the exception of one aircraft to the French Air Force (no. 15 MSN 089). It was delivered to ET 061 on April 29.

2020:

Both Luxembourg (MSN 104) and Belgium (MSN 106) will receive their first aircraft in the first half of the year.


MSN Country MSN Country
086 Germany 098 Spain
088 Germany 099 Spain
090 Germany 100 Germany
091 Germany 101 Spain
092 Germany 102 Unknown
093 Turkey 103 Unknown
094 Turkey 104 Luxembourg
095 France 105 Unknown
096 Germany 106 Belgium
097 Spain 107 Unknown
       

Note: the allocated MSN numbers are based on reported sightings of the aircraft.

A400Ms not delivered (or not build):

MSN Country
   
056 Civil registrered
066 Unknown or not build?
068 Unknown or not build?
075 Airbus D&S?
   

It's unknown what the status of these aircraft is. Aircraft MSN 056 has been reported to be for Egypt (SU-BUX) although an order of 12 aircraft has not been confirmed by either Airbus D&S or the Egyptian MoD. MSN 075 is reported stored.
 
A400M deliveries previous years
 
2018:

Country Plan Del Del. %
  2018? 2018 2018
Belgium 0 0 0%
France 1 1 100%
Germany 7 10 143%
Indonesia 0 0 0%
Luxembourg 0 0 0%
Malaysia 0 0 0%
Spain 2 2 100%
Turkey 3 2 67%
UK 2 2 100%
Undisclosed 0 0 0%
       
Total 15 17 113%

Note: the delivery planning was not disclosed by Airbus D&S. Based on delivered aircraft and sightings the numbers in the "Plan 2018?" are assumed to be the delivery planning for the year.

2017:

The delivery schedule for 2017 hasn't been made public by Airbus D&S. 21 aircraft have been delivered with the first delivery in 2017 made to the French Air Force receiving it's 11th aircraft on Friday January 6th. Germany received the second aircraft with the RAF receiving the third (and its thirteenth) aircraft in Friday February 11th. The 50th A400M was delivered to the German Air Force (54+13, MSN 059). The last delivery was made to Spain receiving its second aircraft on December 22.

2016:

  Plan Del. Del. %
Country 2016 2016 2016
Belgium 0 0 0%
France 6 2 33%
Germany 9 4 44%
Luxembourg 0 0 0%
Malaysia 2 1 50%
Spain   1  
Turkey   0  
United Kingdom   7  
Total 17 15 88%

Comments:

Delivery schedules for Spain, Turkey and the United Kingdom are unknown.

2015:

Airbus D&S planned to deliver 13 aircraft to its customers and delivered 11 aircraft.
 
A400M milestones
 
The A400M is undergoing an Air-to-Air refuelling test & development program using Airbus D&S A400Ms. The aircraft will be capable of fieling two hose and drogue units under its wings as well as third cemtreline hose and drogue (HDU) unit.

Date: Milestone:
   
14.09.2016 AAR of another A400M using the HDU with more than 50 contacts made in two flights.
18.02.2015 Two Spanish Air Force EF-18s were refuelled simultaneously by an Airbus D&S A400M.