Biggest Airplane in the World

As big as the country it came from, the Antonov An-225 Mrya is the biggest airplane in the world.

Made in the USSR in 1988, it is the world’s heaviest aircraft with a total weight of 640 tonnes.

Originally designed to carry space shuttles, the Antonov An-225 had it’s first flight on December 21st 1988.

Biggest Airplane

The word “Mrya” actually means “Dream” or “Inspiration” in Ukranian, but the plane is also known by it’s NATO reporting name – Cossack.

Check out the world’s biggest plane below.

Biggest Plane Antonov An 225

Biggest Plane in the World

Biggest Airplane in the World