World's biggest plane lands in Dubai Time Out Dubai has video and news on the Antonov An-225 Mriya, after the world's biggest plane lands in Dubai at Al Maktoum International Airport on Tuesday. By Alex Dunham 18 May 2016 Dubai aircraft enthusiasts can now take pride in the fact that their city has hosted the largest plane on the planet, as well as feasting their eyes on photos and video of this beast of the skies. The world's largest plane landed at Dubai World Central yesterday. Behold the mighty #Antonov225 Mriya! #avgeek pic.twitter.com/w0D3o3o2Rh— Dubai Airports (@DubaiAirports) May 18, 2016Ukrainian-manufactured Antonov An-225 Mriya weighs a whopping 175 tonnes without cargo or fuel and has been carrying a 117-tonne generator on its recent travels around the Middle East, Asia and Australia. SIMILAR ARTICLES Update - Viceroy Palm Jumeirah will not be rebranded to FIVE TRA confirms WhatsApp has not been unblocked WhatsApp voice and video calls now work in the UAE Celebrate Eid at IMG Worlds of Adventure Special guest at Dubai World Central #Antonov225 #avgeek pic.twitter.com/vRT30pH3Hy— Dubai Airports (@DubaiAirports) May 18, 2016The mind-blowing aircraft, used for delivering very heavy cargo, is powered by six engines, measures 84-metres in length and has 32 wheels.Dubai resident Alexander Hanegah shot this excellent photo of the Antonov An-225 Mriya moments after it took off from Al Maktoum International and sent it in to Time Out Dubai. Finally got to see that massive beast. Antonov An-225 Mriya - World's biggest plane farewells Dubai this morning. A photo posted by Alex (@frequentflyer_alex) on May 18, 2016 at 12:38am PDTHere are some amazing pictures of the world's longest and heaviest airplane touching down in Perth on Monday.