From now on Ukrainian An-225 Mriya the largest aircraft in the world. It surpassed Stratolaunch Model 351.
American aircraft giant 226,8 weighs tons, and its wingspan exceeds the size of a football field and is 117,3 g (“Mriya” 88,4 m).
Thrilled to share that today the #Stratolaunch aircraft flew for the first time! ✈ Check out the video here ⬇ #StratoFirstFlight https://t.co/rluHdNRtJ4
— Stratolaunch (@Stratolaunch) April 14, 2019
The first flight tests took place on 13 April over the Mojave desert in California. Stratolaunch Systems Stratolaunch douzelage freighter Model 351. During the test, the car was clocked to a speed of 218 miles per hour. Tests the experts recognized successful, and the plane will soon be able to carry out the first flight.
Today the #Stratolaunch aircraft flew for 2.5 hours over the Mojave Desert, reaching a top speed of 189 mph. Check out the historic flight here: #StratoFirstFlight pic.twitter.com/x29KifphNz
— Stratolaunch (@Stratolaunch) April 13, 2019
It is reported hyser.com.ua referring to the statement of the company Stratolaunch Systems in his Twitter.
On Stratolaunch has two interconnected fuselage, 28 wheels and six engines of the Boeing 747.
We will remind, the weather is brutally mock the Ukrainians declared a storm warning.
According to forecasts of Ukrainian hydrometeorological center, on the night of 15 and 16 April in the Western regions are expected frosts from 0 to 5 degrees Celsius in some places even possible precipitation in the form of snow. On 15 April reported by the State service for emergency situations.
The portal also Know.news Agency reported that the Ukrainian soldiers prepare to shoot down Russian planes: powerful video. According to the staff of CEO, last week in 20 km from the Ukrainian-Russian border in Russia were trained under the guidance of strategic aircraft for attacks on ground targets. In the Rostov region on that day it was noisy.
As reported by the portal Know.ia forecasters said that in our country during March are expected to be “temperature swing” and the struggle between winter and spring weather.