405 Tons Weight Airplane Stuck in Mud and Snow and Want to Go Out. You Guess, its Antonov An-124 Ruslan
This great video shows the biggest serial produced cargo aircraft in the world, stuck in the mud mixed with usual Russian covering….snow. Is there anything worst can happen to any car driver, if car is not specialized for Off road condition? This giant, An-124 Ruslan is not prepared for this conditions on road….or off road, for sure. Its happen sometimes that airplane be out of runway, but you must agree that any other aircraft is possible to push back with truck or specialized car and back jet to proper position .Ruslan is 405,000 kg (893,000 lb) weight (normal or max. takeoff weight) but engines are strong, 4 × Progress D-18T turbofans, 229.5 kN (51,600 lbf) each. It was the first engine in the USSR that could deliver more than 20,000 kgf (~44,000 lbf or ~196 kN) of thrust.
Pilot push all four strong engine to high level, to try to reach the concrete near the mud area. See the video: