C/n 9773052062157 - Big surprise at the end of this hot and sunny day... So more luck you have had this day Luis !!!! In ten years photography it was my first An-124 shoot during landing... Each t... (more)
Canon 10D + EF f/4 L USM 70 - 200 mm @ 70 mm
Ruslan's warm up engines so long time that you could drive from cargo apron to end of runway to take pics in both places. Takeoff from RW22R and taking its gears up.
Ruslan again at Helsinki. Nose close-up. Look how big this plane is, there is man ahead of nose wheels.
Taxiing towards RW22R.
Nice weather in last day of year 2004. Ruslan again at Helsinki.
The nose is almost closed, departed later that day to Ulyanovsk (UWLW) as VDA4223