(photographer unknown) - often times I look up at the sky as a plane passes over and wonder where it is going and what kind of adventure or life awaits the people on it. Someday I will be on one of those planes headed for parts unknown.: Luxury, Life, A
Ukrainian Antonov a massive monster, It is powered by six turbofan engines and is the largest airplane in the world; it is the heaviest aircraft with a maximum takeoff weight of 640 tonnes. Saw it at the Paris Air Show in 1989
Aircraft Graveyard --- at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base near Tucson, Arizona - Hundreds of Stratofortress bombers are stored here in the desert. These planes, whose flying days are over, are preserved for spare parts.