Top News on Antonov Airlines

  • 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/
  • 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/
  • This Week briefing

    News | 24 Aug 2010 08:00

    Taipei's Taoyuan International airport is reviewing air traffic control procedures and has suspended several controllers after a 15 July runway incursion in which miscommunication between the pilot of an Antonov Airlines An-124 freighter and controllers resulted in the aircraft entering the runway while a Singapore Airlines Airbus A330 was taking offhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/This-Week-briefing-346368/
  • Taipei Taoyuan reviews air control procedures after runway incident

    News | 19 Aug 2010 04:14 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>Taipei Taoyuan International Airport has reviewed its air traffic control procedures after a July incident, in which an aircraft entered the airport's runway...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Taipei-Taoyuan-reviews-air-control-procedures-after-runway-incident-346331/
  • Ukraine's Aviant completes its first serial An-148

    News | 15 Dec 2009 09:22 | Tom Zaitsev

    Ukrainian airframer Aviant has completed assembly of its first serially-built Antonov An-148 regional twin-jet. The aircraft is to be rolled out by...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ukraines-Aviant-completes-its-first-serial-An-148-336178/