Antonov Design Bureau - Soviet Union / Ukraine
Ukraine; Soviet Union (former)
6 or 7
General transport functionality to move supplies/cargo or personnel (including wounded and VIP) over range.
Maximum Take-Off Weight
monoplane / high-mounted / swept-back
Design utilizes a single primary wing mainplane; this represents the most popular modern mainplane arrangement.
Mainplanes are mounted at the upper-most position allowable along the dorsal line of the fuselage.
The planform features wing sweep back along the leading edges of the mainplane, promoting higher operating speeds.
6 x ZMKB Progress (Lotarev) D-18T turbofan engines developing 51,587 lb of standard thrust each.
(850 kph | 459 knots)
(11,000 m | 7 miles)
(4,500 km | 2,430 nm)
MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030
An-225 - Base Model Series Designation; single example completed, second example unfinished.