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  • VIDEO: World's largest aircraft, An-225, emerges to set new lift record


    <P>Ukraine’s Antonov An-225 has emerged from an overhaul in <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:City w:st="on">Kiev</st1:City> to claim a record airlift at <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Frankfurt</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Hahn</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>.</P> <P>Antonov Airlines’ An-225 is the sole example of the heavy-lift freighter, the world’s largest operational aircraft.</P> <P>It has been repainted with a new livery featuring the blue and yellow national colours of <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">Ukraine</st1:country-region></st1:place> and appeared at Hahn on 11 August. The aircraft transported a 16.2m (53ft)-long generator destined for a gas plant in <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Armenia</st1:place></st1:country-region>.</P> <P> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 align=center border=0> <TBO


  • Other News for Antonov Airlines

  • An-124 nears production revival


    Ukraine and Russia plan to restart production of the Antonov An-124 heavy transport, with expected sales of 80 aircraft.


  • PICTURE: An-225 recruited for tsunami relief effort


    Ukraine's giant Antonov An-225 transport has joined the earthquake and tsunami relief effort in Japan after being...


  • Taipei Taoyuan reviews air control procedures after runway incident


    <p>Taipei Taoyuan International Airport has reviewed its air traffic control procedures after a July incident, in which...


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  • An-124 nears production revival

    News | 03 Jan 2014 16:53 | Howard Gethin

    Ukraine and Russia plan to restart production of the Antonov An-124 heavy transport, with expected sales of 80 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/An-124-nears-production-revival-394533/
  • Ukraine International Airlines mulls taking up to six more 737s

    News | 28 Mar 2013 16:19 | Tom Zaitsev

    <p>Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) is looking to increase its Boeing 737 fleet amid ongoing expansion to its route network.</p><p>Executive vice-president...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ukraine-International-Airlines-mulls-taking-up-to-six-more-737s-384027/
  • Ruslan International mulls relocating from UK to Germany

    News | 14 Mar 2013 12:47 | Tom Zaitsev

    Volga-Dnepr's joint venture with Antonov Airlines, Ruslan International, is considering relocating to Germany from the UK in order to cut costs. In...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ruslan-International-mulls-relocating-from-UK-to-Germany-383449/
  • Motor Sich, Russian defence ministry form overhaul jv

    News | 13 Sep 2011 09:13 | Tom Zaitsev

    <p>Ukrainian manufacturer Motor Sich has formed a joint venture with Russia's defence ministry to overhaul its Progress D-18T engines powering Antonov An-124...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Motor-Sich-Russian-defence-ministry-form-overhaul-jv-361938/
  • MAKS: Volga-Dnepr details new modernised An-124 variant

    News | 20 Aug 2011 14:03 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Russian outsize freight specialist Volga-Dnepr has reached another development agreement to modernise the Antonov An-124, this time into a version designated...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MAKS-Volga-Dnepr-details-new-modernised-An-124-variant-361063/
  • PICTURE: An-225 recruited for tsunami relief effort

    News | 22 Mar 2011 20:17 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Ukraine's giant Antonov An-225 transport has joined the earthquake and tsunami relief effort in Japan after being chartered to ship supplies and medical...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-An-225-recruited-for-tsunami-relief-effort-354645/