During the Russia Ukraine War, the Russian army destroyed the world’s largest aircraft Antonov An-225 Mriya made in Ukraine. The Ukrainian government has claimed that the plane was destroyed by the Russian military after the capture of Dostomel airport. This huge aircraft (Largest Plane of World) was maintained at this airport. Ukraine says that Russia may have destroyed the world’s largest plane, but they will rebuild this plane.
The AN-225 MRIYA (AN-225 MRIYA) was a super heavy transport aircraft. It was initially developed in the 1980s to transport parts of the Buran Shuttle Orbiter and the Inergia Carrier Rocket. Its purpose was to use it as a launching site while flying into space. It was part of the Soviet Union’s (USSR) Reusable Aerospace Transport System (MAKS) in which an aircraft became the first stage and a small-sized Space Shuttle with fuel tanks became the second stage.
The Mriya (Antonov An-225 Mriya) is basically a cargo aircraft. According to the Antonov company, Maria can deliver very heavy goods to any corner of the world. Its speed can be up to 800 kilometers per hour and it can fly up to 9 kilometers in the air. This plane made its first flight in the year 1988. And in 1989, he made 110 records in a flight of 3 hours 24 minutes
The length of the Mriya (Antonov An-225 Mriya) is 84 meters and it can carry a cargo weighing 2.5 lakh kg at a speed of 850 km per hour. Maria means dream in Ukrainian language. After the dissolution of the Soviet Union, the use of this aircraft was stopped for a few years. But in 2001 it started being used as a cargo plane.