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Antonov An-124 Overran Runway in São Paulo!

Antonov An-124 Overran Runway in São Paulo!

An Antonov Airlines An-124 flying into São Paulo overran the runway upon landing by 200 metres! There were no injuries in the crew or the ground. The incident happened today (Monday). The Antonov was performing flight ADB-3829, from Paramaribo-Zanderij International...
D-18T Engine Inspections Required After An-124 Failure

D-18T Engine Inspections Required After An-124 Failure

Ukraine’s Aviation Authority issued a requirement, for D-18T engine inspections. These engines power the An-124 and An-225 aircraft. On the 13th of November last year, an Antonov An-124 had to return for an immediate landing in Novosibirsk airport. The aircraft had...
An-124 – Volga-Dnepr Brings Them Back To Service

An-124 – Volga-Dnepr Brings Them Back To Service

Having grounded its An-124 fleet after an uncontained engine failure, Volga-Dnepr finally returned the first to service, before the end of 2020. To some of us, it was the feel-good aviation story of 2020. Volga-Dnepr’s big, heavily-loaded An-124, full of fuel, loses...
Antonov AN-225 – The Giant Awakens, In An-124 Shortage

Antonov AN-225 – The Giant Awakens, In An-124 Shortage

With available cargo capacity limited after Volga-Dnepr’s decision to ground its An-124s, Antonov Airlines decided to bring its An-225 back into action. On the 13th of November (a Friday), one of Volga-Dnepr’s Antonov An-124s had an uncontained engine failure, on...
Incident Update: Volga-Dnepr Grounds All An-124 Aircraft

Incident Update: Volga-Dnepr Grounds All An-124 Aircraft

Following the accident and emergency landing of one of its jets earlier this month, Volga-Dnepr Group decided to ground its entire fleet of An-124 aircraft. The company has 12 of them, including the accident aircraft. Konstantin Vekshin, Volga-Dnepr’s Chief Commercial...