Photo Uploaded: Jun 12 2014 21:53:03 GMT Taken: 2014:06:12 15:11:38 Manufacturer: Canon Camera: Canon EOS 500D Aperture: F10 Shutter: 1/200 sec ISO: 100 Flash: No
Worlds largest aircraft AN-225 (Mriya) landing at Riga airport.
It is until now the largest working plane in the world, there is only one specimen of it and it is used by Antonov Airline for exceptional transport missions (An-225 at Gostomel airport). Mriya now has the Ukrainian flag painted on its drift and is recorded under the name UR-82060. Moreover, it has undergoes some modifications such as the addition of new safety systems, navigation and communication. According to the manufacturer the fuselage was reinforced to support heavier payloads. Lastly, it was equipped with a new cockpit and a new passengers cabin. Those improvements cost more than 20 million dollars in 2000.