14 Dec 2015
On December 13 at 10.59 p.m. at the Almaty airport landed the largest cargo aircraft - An-225 MRIYA
The heavenly giant made technical landing on the way to China.
By the way, the plane unique in its kind serves as a certain indicator of readiness of the airport for reception and service of this type of aircraft.
Almaty airport can accept all types of aircraft, the runway III B ICAO category that allows accepting and releasing the aircraft in the conditions of limited visibility. More than 400 units of ground equipment including unique machines VAMAS on cleaning of runways from rainfall. For the first time in Kazakhstan a system of electronic processing of freight invoices is introduced.
There is a multimodal warehouse for storage and handling of cargo.
Authors of the photo: Sergienko Elena and Ignatyev Alexey