The latest Royal Air Force Airbus Military A400M Atlas C.1 was delivered to RAF Brize Norton on Saturday the 23rd of July. The aircraft, serial ZM410, arrived from Sevilla as "Ascot4603".
A Twitter post by Steve Whitnall indicates that the aircraft will initially be used for low level tactical testing.
@70SqnA400M New Atlas ZM410 arriving this afternoon as ASCOT 4603@BrizeNortonMCO @StnCdrBZN
Photo © @RobCottrell3 pic.twitter.com/A6JdZHhJPm
— BZZSpotters (@BZZSpotters) July 23, 2016
Delivery of ZM410, our new gizmo for tactical testing, today! What a day! @AirbusDS @AirbusGroupLIVE @70SqnA400M pic.twitter.com/pK0sKyBvXo
— Steve Whitnall (@SteveWhitnall) July 23, 2016