Chinese army included into its service the world’s biggest cargo aircraft. The handover ceremony with military Air Forces commander took place in Chinese city of Chengdu.
According to the US mass media, the wing for the air craft was produced in Ukraine’s Antonov production aircraft plant. But in general the model “Yun-20” – is also a product of Chinese engineers.
The aircraft is able to carry 66 tons. It is designed for transportation of military personnel, equipment and cargoes for long distances and amid poor weather conditions.
The ship shall also be helpful in fight with natural calamities and providing humanitarian aid.