The Ukrainian An-225 Mriya landed at Almaty airport (Kazakhstan) in the evening of April 11 en route to China, where he will recover humanitarian aid for European countries.
It is reported by Radio Liberty.
“On April 11, 2020, the world’s largest transport aircraft An-225“ Mriya ”took off from Kiev-Antonov-2 international airfield, initiating the first commercial flight after maintenance and modernization. An-225 is involved in the transportation of humanitarian supplies – medical supplies to fight the coronavirus from China to European countries, “said the plane’s owner, Antonov said.
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Mriya will become the sixth aircraft in the aeronautical division of Antonov Airlines – Antonova Airlines, which is involved in the transportation of vital cargo to fight COVID-19. Five of the An-124-100 Ruslan aircraft perform part of these flights as part of the Strategic Airlift Interim Solution (SALIS) strategic air cargo program for the benefit of NATO and the EU, “added the company.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru