Warsaw Chopin Airport asks all aircraft enthusiasts to refrain from arriving in the airport area on the morning of April 14 and promises to show online the arrival of the world’s largest cargo aircraft – Ukrainian An-225 Mriya.
The press service at Warsaw Airport wrote about it on Facebook.
“Dear fans, amateurs and all those who are interested in the arrival of the transport aircraft An-225 Mriya at Warsaw Airport as part of the Cargo for Poland operation. We are preparing the opportunity for you to follow this event online (on arrival and departure), “message.
As noted, airport management understands the desire to see the world’s largest aircraft first-hand, but requests to remember common safety and health, and not to go to the airport area .
“In addition, we are preparing for you a film on its arrival and its unloading,” added the press service of the airport.
As you know, An-225 Mriya should arrive at 10:30 a.m. (Kiev time) on April 14 in Warsaw with a shipment: 7 million P2 medical masks, several thousand protective suits and several thousand helmets. protection. Protective medical equipment purchased by Polish companies KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. i Lotos S.A.
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Previously, the An-225 Mriya had brought goods to Poland twice: in 2003 and 2005.
As Ukrinform reported, on March 25, after extensive modernization, Mriya conducted a test flight over the territories of the Rivne and Zhytomyr regions. Mriya has more than 200 records recorded by the Federation of International Aviation and the Guinness Book of Records. In particular, in 2001, the giant broke the absolute record for lifting capacity, lifting 253.8 tonnes of freight at a height of 10,700 m.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru