Quoted in the August 2012 edition of Desider, the Ministry of Defence's monthly magazine for defence equipment and support, Mr Cameron is quoted as saying: "In a hugely difficult time in the global economy, UK aerospace is, quite simply, flying."
Minister for Defence, Equipment Support and Technology, Peter Luff added: "I welcome the new A400M simulator which will provide our RAF crews with a challenging training environment that will support the live flight preparation for Atlas, a uniquely capable transport aircraft.”
- To read the full article, you can view the August edition of Desider by clicking here (the article can be found on page 11).
- Photo : © Airbus S.A.S. 2012 – photo by S. Ramadier (taken during aircraft high altitude tests in La Paz, Bolivia, March 2012).