Airbus successfully launches wingman drones from A400M aircraft

Airbus successfully launches the wingman drones for A400M
The Remote Carriers will support the pilots and their missions and tasks.

A group led Airbus successfully tested the launch, operation, and modification of an Airbus Do-DT25 drone from a flying A400M.

The project was developed jointly with the German Bundeswehr, German Aerospace Center DLR and German companies SFL, Geradts and Geradts to complement the European sixth-generation fighter aircraft, which is part of the Future Combat Air System. Airbus’ military transport planes will play a role in future FCAS missions that include enhancing the unmanned system range and multiplying force.