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  • Aviation History Magazine

    Antonov’s Heavy Hauler for Hire

    The Antonov State Company outdid itself at thinking big with the An-225 Mriya, the world’s largest airplane. There’s no getting around the fact that Russia is a big country. Perhaps that explains why Russians seem to have always been...

  • Aviation History Magazine

    Flying Container Ship: The XC-120

    The Fairchild XC-120 “Pack plane” featured an intriguing modular transport design that never achieved full maturity. Fairchild’s C-119 was one of the most utilitarian military cargo planes of the post-World War II era. First flown in...