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 World's largest aircraft Mriya successfully returns to Ukraine. VIDEO

The world's largest aircraft AN-225 Mriya, manufactured in Ukraine, has landed at the Kyiv-Antonov airport near Hostomel (the Kyiv region) after its first commercial flight.

As reported by Censor.NET citing Segodnya.ua, the landing was successful. Dozens of journalists gathered at the airfield to watch the return of the cargo plane from Australia.


The airplane's long-term flight started May 10. It departed from Kyiv-Antonov airport to Prague, fetched a 130-ton power generator there and delivered it to Australia.

Watch more: Ukrainian Mriia An-225, largest world's aircraft, landed in Australian Perth. VIDEO

According to Oleksandr Halunenko, a test pilot who first got An-225 off the ground, those who wanted to watch landing of Mriya in Australia were even charged admission fee.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/v390030