The photo was taken at the third festival of aviation and music "Wings of Sakhalin".
Flight DV-737 from Almaty to Petropavlovsk. Inflight for 3 hours and 35 minutes on this 45-years old workhorse.
Amazing colours in this Antonov recently with a new registration!
The big beast is sleeping at its stand.
The "Dream" come true...
Preserved in the "Technik Museum Speyer"
A ground level view of the Mriya. A technician can be seen working below the wing to get it ready for its flight to Bangor.
It is constructed in Kiev, now here on service 40 years ago.