A400M makes Tom Cruise’s mission possible

It will be the world’s most advanced military transport aircraft for decades to come but the Airbus A400M may never again be called upon to perform its astounding role in upcoming movie Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation.

The A400M can drop 116 fully-equipped paratroopers in combat fatigues as part of its core capabilities and also carry a sharp-suited superstar like Tom Cruise on the outside of the aircraft.

Working with the Airbus Defence and Space flight test team that is exactly what Paramount Pictures requested and got for what is sure to be one of this year’s biggest cinema hits.

Read the full article here at the Airbus Defence & Space Press Centre.