Germany's first government-A350 is wearing color
The German government gets three Airbus A350. In Hamburg, the first of them has been spotted now in the colors of the flight-readiness.
Missile defense system, large conference room, office space, and military radio systems: The Airbus A350-900 with the serial number MSN 416 is not an ordinary passenger plane. He is one of three brand-new copies of the long-haul aircraft, which will be triggered to the fleet of the flight readiness of the German Ministry of defense. In April, the first Federal Republican A350 to Lufthansa Technik in Hamburg, where he is the special equipment will get.
Already last February the first copy was spotted at Airbus in Toulouse. Still without painting a tug pulled the future state of aircraft in Germany over the apron. This has changed in the meantime. Last Friday (20. March) was the first flight ready to see the A350 on the site of the Airbus plant in Hamburg-Finkenwerder. The aircraft now wears the colors of Germany and the A350-typical Zorro mask the cockpit Windows.