AN-225

World’s largest aircraft, the An-225, returns after 20-day mission

The Antonov An-225 Mriya returned to its base near Kyiv following a 20-day mission....


Which airports can handle the Antonov An-225 Mriya?

Imagine that you are building an airport. How big should it be to accommodate the Antonov An-225 Mriya, the largest aircraft in the world?...


The weird and short story of twin-fuselage An-225 Mriya

Antonov An-225 Mriya is, arguably, the largest plane flying today. Hard to believe, but in the 80s there were plans to build a twin-fuselage version of it....


Spaceport, airliner, Putin’s plane: past ideas for second An-225 Mriya

Antonov An-225 Mriya, the world's largest cargo plane, has an unfinished sister with a surprisingly long and twisted story....


Not only An-225 Mriya: How well do you know Antonov planes? [Quiz]

Antonov is one if the best known aircraft manufacturers, famous for its gargantuan transport airplanes. How well do you know them?...


Successful first commercial flight for Antonov AN-225

On April 3, 2018, The Antonov AN-225 Mriya, known as the “biggest airplane in the world”, took off from Gostomel airport (GML) in Kiev for its first commercial flight since its recent modernization. It landed two hours later in Leipzig airport (LEJ) without any trouble....


Facts about the world's biggest plane, Antonov An-225

Some of the most intriguing facts about the world's largest aircraft, the Antonov An-225 Mriya!...