ANTONOV COMPANY SIGNED COOPERATION AGREEMENT ON THE AN-225 PROGRAMME WITH AICC.
On August 30, 2016, ANTONOV Company included into Ukroboronprom SC and Aerospace Industry Corporation of China (AICC) signed Cooperation agreement on the AN-225 programme. In such way, the parties expressed their intensions as for long-term cooperation. The first stage of this interaction consists in construction of the second modernized AN-225 Mriya at ANTONOV Company and delivery of this aircraft to AICC. The second stage – organization of the joint series production of the AN-225 in China under licence of ANTONOV Company. Both stages will be realized in accordance with proper contracts.
Photo: fuselage of the second АN-225 at ANTONOV Company’s production facility.
#antonov #an225 Антонов and Aerospace Industry Corporation of China today signed an agreement for the production of additional An-225 aircraft. The An-225 is the largest cargo aircraft in the world and there is currently only one operational An-225 in the world. A partially completed An-225 will now be finished before a second phase of new An-225 construction.
Not just the name of the plane in Russian Maria = dream