An-124: Russia's Giant Awakens

The Antonov An-124 Ruslan is the largest military airlifter in the world, with no rival to its cargo-lifting capacity. The four-engine giant is considered a vital asset for Russia’s mighty military machine because of its huge load-carrying capability and long range. This combination has become increasingly important as Moscow has ventured to expand its military presence well beyond its national borders.

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