Aviation Photo #0573107 Antonov An-124-100 Ruslan - Volga-Dnepr Airlines

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    David Marcoux
    Volga-Dnepr Airlines
    Antonov An-124-100 Ruslan
    Antonov An-124 Ruslan
    Antonov An-124 Ruslan
    Antonov
    9773054155109
    RA-82044
    Baltimore / Washington - International Thurgood Marshall (Friendship)
    Maryland
    USA
    May 4, 2004
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Comments (15)

Anonymous
11 years ago
It looks huge! Good shot!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Whoa, check out Big Russian. Just feet above the road and cars below. Impeccable action shot.
Anonymous
10 years ago
The flying bath tub
Anonymous
10 years ago
One of the best photos in the site!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Amazing photography and lucky to be able to locate yourself to achieve such shots.dont see this size aircraft here in new zealand often,and not in our region. thanks
Anonymous
10 years ago
Simply a great shot !
Anonymous
9 years ago
I really like russian planes and this is one of the best shot's of the Ruslan. 5 Stars!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Great pic ! congrats =)
Anonymous
9 years ago
Amazing Picture! I've never seen anything like this before.
Anonymous
9 years ago
Sheesh! Talk about traffic hazards! For airplane freaks like me, I'd be instantly looking up at the aircraft and blubbering uncontrollably...like the guy in front of me doing the same, multiplied many times over around us! Potential chain reaction bang-bangs aplenty. But it is a great shot. Would definately get my attention. I, also, like Russian planes. We don't have the only "smart people" on the planet. The Russians may have "different" ways of doing the same thing, but they get the job done, even if it is unusual. Like those Antonovs! Distinctive landing gear philosophy always give them away.
Anonymous
9 years ago
Antonov has those short landing gears because their engines are raised much higher than those from Airbus or Boeing, thus they can have the plane's belly hug the runway as close as possible without worrying about engine strike, and probably saving them a few hundred pouds of steel in landing gear construction.
Anonymous
9 years ago
Love this ukrainian beast!!!! Amazing shot
Anonymous
7 years ago
Size matters! I wouldn't want to be the car driver on the road below when this big fella is in sight.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Giant floater, a bit scary ;) Thanks
Anonymous
4 years ago
Awesome

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