An Update on the A330MRTT: June 2014

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In this presentation to the press at the Airbus Trade Media Briefing, Antonio Caramazana, VP Head of Airbus Military Derivatives Programs, provide an update on June 10, 2014. There are now 19 MRTTs in service worldwide. Second Line of Defense visited the KC-30A squadron in Australia and can verify the impact which the new aircraft has already had on the RAAF.

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An Update on the A330MRTT: June 2014

  1. 1. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. AIRBUS MILITARY DERIVATIVES A330 MRTT in service & MRTT Enhanced Antonio Caramazana, VP Head of Airbus Military Derivatives Programmes 10th June / 2014
  2. 2. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. AIRBUS MILITARY DERIVATIVES 1) A330 MRTT Capability 2) A330 MRTT In Service 3) Significant Developments 4) A330 MRTT Future Customers 5) MRTT Enhanced 02 June 2014 2
  3. 3. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. A330 MRTT CAPABILITY 02 June 2014 3 Página 3 Página 3 • Universal Aerial Refuelling Receptacle Slipway Installation (UARRSI) Fuel Under-wing Pods Cobham 905E Air Refuelling Console Proprietary Information Enhanced Vision System Fuselage Refuelling Unit (FRU) Cobham 805E Aerial Refuelling Boom System (ARBS)
  4. 4. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. A330 MRTT IN-SERVICE • Highlight for the last year: A330 MRTT has been operating in full service: – 5 MRTT, full fleet, has been in operation at RAAF (except RAAF 1 that has been in Spain to support Boom Upgrade together with RAAF 5 that came to Spain in Mar/14) – 3 MRTT, full fleet, have been in operation at UAE AF – 4 MRTT have been in operation at RSAF – 7 Voyager have been in operation at RAF/AirTanker • In total 19 MRTTs in service • And all types of missions – AT – AAR – Deployments 02 June 2014 4
  5. 5. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. A330 MRTT IN-SERVICE • Functionality released into service: – Boom : – RSAF with F-15 and MRTT – UAE with F-16s and MRTT – POD : – RSAF with Tornado and Typhoon – UAE with Mirage 2000 – RAAF with F-18 Hornets and F-18 Super Hornet – RAF with Tornado and Typhoon – FRU : – RAF with Hercules MK4 and MK5 – AIR TRANSPORT – Protected AT with DAS – ETOPS / METOPS: worldwide operations – DEPLOYMENTS – RSAF with F15s to US and France – RSAF with Tornados to UK – RAF sustained operations at FI – RAF with Tornados and Typhoons (several places) – RAF operations in Middle East, North America, FI,… 02 June 2014 5
  6. 6. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. VOYAGER NOW THE ONLY TYPE IN RAF • VOYAGER HAS ALREADY RETIRED BOTH: – VC-10 in Sep/13 – TriStar in Mar/14 • Real In Service Value for the RAF: – 6 Voyager on Military Register – 1 Voyager on Civil Register – Aircraft availability 99% – Mission success AT 99% – Mission success AAR 90% – Average of 180 FH/month per aircraft • Voyager In Service Date (Jun/14): – 9 aircraft released into service – FSTA capability accepted into service (POD, FRU, AT, Protected AT, METOPS) 02 June 2014 6
  7. 7. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. A330 MRTT FLEET USAGE • RAAF: – FH 4,558 – FC 1,514 • UAE: – FH 1,771 – FC 568 • RSAF: – FH 1,736 – FC 878 • VOYAGER: – FH 12,344 – FC 3,470 • TOTAL: – FH 20,409 – FC 6,430 02 June 2014 7
  8. 8. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. SIGNIFICANT DEVELOPMENTS • FRU – Certified and Qualified and has entered into service: – Hercules MK4 – Hercules MK5 – Flight tested and in process to get into service: – Tornado – Typhoon – Planned to flight test with A400M in June-July/2014 • BOOM Upgrade 3: – The in-service Boom control laws (Upgrade 2) have been supplemented by an additional set for large receivers to enhance accuracy. – New control laws have been completed and are in the final certification and qualification process. 02 June 2014 8
  9. 9. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. A330 MRTT FUTURE CUSTOMERS • In Contract – SINGAPORE • In Final Contract Negotiations: – QATAR – FRANCE – INDIA • In Competition: – KOREA – European Defence Agency – OTHERS 02 June 2014 9
  10. 10. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. A330 MRTT ENHANCED • New Green Aircraft Configuration – Most recent A330 aircraft variant version from Toulouse (structural pack & aerodynamic pack) – Power-8 computers (new displays and green aircraft computers: avionics pack) • Upgrade of Military Modification: – Adjustments to military modifications to adapt to the new green aircraft configuration – Mission System upgrade – MPS upgrade – Boom Upgrade 3 – Boom Visual System upgrade – Solutions for implementing IFF M5 / ADS-B – Improvements in the industrialization process • Prototype will start conversion in Oct/15 and flight test in second half of Jul/16 • Deliveries starting in late 2017 (all A330 MRTT future Customers will receive this configuration) 02 June 2014 10
  11. 11. ThisdocumentandallinformationcontainedhereinisthesolepropertyofEADSCASA.Nointellectualpropertyrightsaregrantedbythedeliveryofthisdocumentordisclosureofitscontent.Thisdocumentshallnot bereproducedordisclosedtoathirdpartywithouttheexpresswrittenconsentofEADSCASA.Thisdocumentanditscontentshallnotbeusedforanyotherpurposethanforwhichitissupplied. CONCLUSIONS • A330 MRTT – It is the only new real Tanker in operation – It is demonstrating its huge capability in service – 19 A330 MRTT are in Service (21 delivered Jun/14) • A330 MRTT Enhanced: – Upgrade of green aircraft avionics and military modifications – Improvements in the industrialization process – A330 MRTT product is in continuous improvement – Strong customer demand for A330 MRTT Enhanced 02 June 2014 11

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