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How Much Fuel Does The AN-225 Hold?  
User currently offlineKDTWFlyer From United States of America, joined Jun 2004, 835 posts, RR: 1
Posted (8 years 5 months 22 hours ago) and read 19482 times:

How much fuel does the AN-225 hold?


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User currently offlineA342 From Germany, joined Jul 2005, 4700 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (8 years 5 months 22 hours ago) and read 19483 times:

My BET is on about the same capacity as the A380 (310000 liters).


Exceptions confirm the rule.
User currently offlineRichardPrice From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (8 years 5 months 21 hours ago) and read 19474 times:

661,375 lb (300,000 kg) with a load range of 2,430 nm (4,500 km) and an unload range of 8,310 nm (15,400 km).

User currently offlinePavlin From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (8 years 5 months 4 hours ago) and read 19339 times:

The loaded Antonov sure burns a lot of fuel 300000kg for only 45000km. Maybe a new engines would extend this range for at least 2000km?

User currently offlineA342 From Germany, joined Jul 2005, 4700 posts, RR: 3
Reply 4, posted (8 years 4 months 4 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 19292 times:

Quoting Pavlin (Reply 3):
The loaded Antonov sure burns a lot of fuel 300000kg for only 45000km. Maybe a new engines would extend this range for at least 2000km?

Hell, no ! There's not anywhere near 300,000 kg of fuel in it when it's fully loaded (with 250 tons of payload) ! In that case, the TOW would approach 800 tons !

There's only 300,000 kg of fuel in it when it has no payload, and in this case, the range is 15400 km, as RichardPrice noted.



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User currently offlineRendezvous From New Zealand, joined May 2001, 521 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (8 years 4 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 19245 times:

With nearly all planes, you can't have a full payload plus full tanks, otherwise you're over the taxi and takeoff weights.

User currently offlineN353SK From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 832 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (8 years 4 months 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 19147 times:

How much does a gallon of Jet-A weigh?

User currently offlineRichardPrice From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (8 years 4 months 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 19145 times:

Quoting N353SK (Reply 6):
How much does a gallon of Jet-A weigh?

1 US gallon of Jet A at a specific gravity of .88 (it varies between .63 and .88) weighs in at 3.32KG.

So the AN-225 can carry 90,361 US gallons.

This is far from scientific as it depends on the time of day the aircraft is fuelled, how long the fuel has been sat around for at a certain temperature etc.


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