Antonov An-225: ride a colossus Most AMAZING Fighter Jets 1 day ago   20:48

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The Antonov An-225 is the world's biggest airplane. A colossus - developed in the Soviet Union to carry the Buran Space shuttle. Today it carries other giants such a turbine from Prague, Czech Republic, to a refinery in Perth, Australia ASAP. On board: the crew of Ukrainian Antonov Airlines. And DW reporter Grit Hofmann. Join trip!
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James E Stubbs
Ausgezeichnet!
REZ
Such great aircraft and the crew
chipchip
The whole "my followers are asking questions" thing feels forced and cheapens the documentary.
Red Balloon
I wonder how much it cost to fly that generator from Prague to Perth.

2 million dollars. Now that is incredible.
AmericanPatriot2011
This is an extremely capable cargo plane.
G Hall
And he has every right to to be proud of his plane. This thing is awesome. I love seeing all those analog gauges, rather than those , no personality digital screens.
Kusal Gunasekera
The scene at 19:04 is a brilliant shot, overall this is a great documentary. Well done!
Battleballs
If the Antonov An-225 was used by Ukraine to drop bombs. Would Russia shoot it down?
Afterburner
Good
Yellowish Smiley
Thanks Youtube
Horton Wilson
plane was made by Rusev...
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Road Racer
I'd like to sneak off into the cargo hold and do a quickie with that blonde!
Nigel Maccuver
Do Australians TRUST Ukrainian aviation to transport the generator. What a rubbish dumb question 🤮😂😂😂
Hendy
Nice video but the commentator is extremely annoying.
Ted Knecht
Loading must be pretty technical. That load would need to be right on the CG of the plane.
Liberty Patriot
Boizemoi...! Good luck and many more safe flying years !
unfathomablebo
4:49 - is that the normal gear retraction sequence? Seems very unusual that the front BLGs stay deployed for so long
acumenfinito
“My fans my fans my fans”
Gary Johnson
Its Russian, it doesn't have to be beautiful or hi-tech. It just has to complete its job. Comfort? Nyet!!
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