Antonov AN-225 Dream with Buran Shuttle
Item #: MODEL-ANTONOV
Antonov AN-225 Dream with Buran Shuttle The Antonov AN-225 Mriya (Mriya meaning Dream), is a strategic airlift cargo aircraft designed by the Antonov Design Bureau in the 1980s. It was designed to airlift the Energia rocket's boosters and the Buran space shuttle for the Soviet space program. The first AN-225 was completed in 1988 and a second AN-225 has been partially completed. The completed AN-225 is in commercial operation with Antonov Airlines carrying oversized payloads. The An-225's original mission and objectives are almost identical to that of the United States' Shuttle Carrier Aircraft. This handcrafted model is painstakingly built by our skilled craftsmen with a wealth of detail and makes a great gift for any space buff or history fan. Scale: 1/200 scale model Wing Span: 17.5 Length: 16.5
Antonov AN-225 Dream with Buran Shuttle model is now available at The Space Store. We ship worldwide.