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|Manufacturer||Antonov - Soviet Union|
- Entered Service - 1989
- Crew - 6/7
- Production Total - 1
- Length - 84.0 m
- Height - 18.20 m
- Wingspan - 88.40 m
- Maximum Take-Off Weight - 1,322,774lbs
- Maximum Speed - 850 km/h
- Maximum Range - 4,500 km
- Service Ceiling - 35,000 ft
- The An-225 is the largest aircraft in the world.
- Beginning in June 2003, the An-225, along with An-124s, delivered over 800 tonnes of equipment to aid humanitarian efforts in Iraq.
The An-224 also designed to accept the carrying of the Russian space shuttle known as the "Buran" with a little modification. Only one example of the Mriya is known to exist, with a second currently being built due to high demand.