|An Antonov-124 cargo plane in Cuba. |
An 124 Ruslan
- Has the record of the heaviest single load ever transported by air - a 124 tonne (273,400lb) powerplant generator and its associated weight spreading cradle, a total payload weight of 132.4 tonnes (291,940lb), set in late 1993.
- Operating empty 175,000kg (385,800lb)
- Max takeoff 405,000kg (892,875lb).
- Wing span 73.30m (240ft 6in)
- Length 69.10m (226ft 9in),
- Height 20.78m (68ft 2in).
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