Antonov has signed a Memorandum with the Chinese company China airspace on the project An-225 Mriya. About it ЛІГА.net reported in a press-service of the Antonov state enterprise.
“The agreement signed on 30 August, but we do not sell the Homeland. All the details later”, – reported in state-owned companies.
Earlier, citing Chinese media reported that China plans to produce the world’s largest transport aircraft An-225 Mriya. It was noted that the alleged agreement involves the use of drawings and specifications of the aircraft, and that the Chinese company transferred ownership of the aircraft An-225.
An-225 Mriya is the largest and most powerful in the world transport aircraft created by the Kiev Design Bureau named after Antonov in the late 80-ies of the last century. In November 2004, the international Federation of Aeronautics made it into the Guinness Book of records for 240 records.
My first flight of the An-225 was made in 1988, and since 1989 it is in operation.