Antonov 225 Biggest Plane, Biggest Cargo Plane

Biggest Cargo Plane: Antonov-225 The An-225

Antonov-225 was entered commercial service in 2001 by Antonov Airlines, Ukraine’s national cargo airline. Antonov-225 -the unique– the world’s biggest and heaviest airplane.

AN-225 has a name of Mriya means ‘Dream’ in Ukrainian.

Antonov-225 or the AN-225 Mriya is the biggest airplane currently in service. If you want to see the biggest airplanes you can look this article about the world's biggest airplanes.

Biggest Cargo Plane Antonov-225

Antonov-225, The AN-225, Biggest Plane

The AN-225 is the holder of two Guinness World Records: the aircraft (Antonov-225) with the heaviest take-off weight; and the largest wingspan of any aircraft currently flying.


How big is the Antonov-225

Biggest Cargo Plane Antonov-225

The AN-225 (Antonov-225) 'Mriya', a six-engine aircraft designed on basis of the AN-124 'Ruslan', is a truly unique aircraft.

Antonov-225, Biggest Cargo Plane

The AN-225 (Antonov-225) was originally developed to transport space shuttle in the Soviet Union. Antonov-225 made its first flight on December 21, 1988.

Biggest Cargo Plane Antonov-225


Biggest Cargo Plane Antonov-225


Antonov-225 overall length

Antonov-225 wing span

Antonov-225 height



Biggest Cargo Plane Antonov-225

Powered by six turbofan engines, this legendary aircraft (Antonov-225) has a maximum take-off weight of 640.000 kg.