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1The Largest Airliner in the World A Giant in the SkiesThe Largest Airlinerin the WorldA Giant in the Skies. The Largest Airliner in the World. The Russian built “Antonov An-225 Mriya Aircraft.”The Antonov An-225 Mriya AircraftClick to advance.
2Operators Ukraine Antonov Airlines Russian Air Force Specifications (An-225)Orthographically projected diagram of the An-225 Mriya.Data from Vectorsite, Antonov's Heavy TransportsGeneral characteristics* Crew: 6* Payload: 250,000 kg (550,000 lb)* Door dimensions: 440 x 640 cm (14.4 x 21.0 ft)* Length: 84 m (275.6 ft)* Wingspan: m (290 ft 2 in)* Height: 18.1 m (59.3 ft)* Wing area: m² (9,743.7 ft²)* Cargo Volume: 1300 m³ ( ft³)* Empty weight: 175,000 kg (385,800 lb)* Max takeoff weight: 600,000 kg (1,323,000 lb)* Powerplant: 6× ZMKB Progress D-18 turbofans, kN (51,600 lbf) each* Takeoff run: 3,500 m (11,500 ft) with maximum payloadPerformance* Maximum speed: 850 km/h (460 knots, 530 mph)* Cruise speed: 800 km/h (430 knots, 500 mph)* Range:o With maximum fuel: 15,400 km (9,570 mi)o With maximum payload: 4,000 km (2,500 mi)* Service ceiling: 11,000 m (36,100 ft)* Wing loading: kg/m² (135.5 lb/ft²)* Thrust/weight: 0.234
10A great Christmas present: "Mriya" visits Amsterdam A great Christmas present: "Mriya" visits Amsterdam. Our airport has a lot ofbridges that could not handle the weight of the 225 so the aircraft had to stay onthe west side of the airport. It seen here parked on a taxiway and the crew arepreparing the aircraft for the loading procedure.
12The massive AN-225 Mriya (NATO name Cossak) never fails to impress, this head on close up does not include all six engines but illustrates the immensesize of the aircraft and how similar it is to its sister aircraft the AN124.It also shows the mounts used for the carrying the Buran shuttle.The aircraft was departing back to Kiev on a ferry flight from EMA.
54First flight of the An-225 was December 21, 1988 First flight of the An-225 was December 21, Here on static display at ParisAir Show 1989, it was also the first appearance in the west for the "Mriya". On the roofrack the soviet space ship "Buran".