OCCAR News 10. December 2012 A400M completes flight test milestone On 10th December 2012, the A400M transport aircraft has completed the 300 hour function and reliability (F&R) flight-test phase. 27. July 2012 OCCAR & EDA build links, seeking efficiencies through cooperation The Organisation for Joint Armament Cooperation (OCCAR) and the European Defence Agency (EDA) signed an Administrative Arrangement on the 27th July 2012 in Brussels, ... 06. July 2012 A400M named Atlas The A400M transport aircraft was officially named Atlas ahead of the Farnborough Airshow 2012 on 6 July. 09. May 2012 A400M - MSN1 makes first refuelling contacts with A330 MRTT The A400M - MSN1 has successfully performed simulated refuelling contacts with an Airbus Military A330 MRTT Multi Role Tanker Transport.