Spectacular Takeoff by The World's Largest Transport Aircraft - AN 225

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    An Antonov 225 (UR-82060) departs Manchester Airport. The huge aircraft is seen departing runway 23L. Just before the Antonov crosses onto runway 2, a 787 Dreamliner, G-TUIC lands on 23R.

    You need to see this in full screen mode.....



    The Antonov An-225 Mriya is a strategic airlift cargo aircraft that was designed by the Soviet Union's Antonov Design Bureau in the 1980s. The An-225's name, Mriya means "Dream" in Ukrainian.

    Length:
    84 m
    Top speed: 850 km/h
    Range: 15,400 km
    Unit cost: 200,000,000–250,000,000 USD (2013)
    Manufacturer: Antonov
    Engine type: Progress D-18T
     
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