Ukrainian plane AN-2 got into the Guinness Book of Records
Ukrainian light transport aircraft AN-2 got into the Guinness Book of Records as the only aircraft that produce continuously for over 60 years.
AN-2 is often referred to as "maize", because it was conceived as an agricultural aircraft - spraying of fertilizers, as well as a multi-purpose and light military transport.
AN-2 - the first aircraft, issued on the basis of "Antonov". He first flew August 31, 1947-th.
First production of the AN-2 engaged in Kiev. From 1959 to 2002. AN-2 produced in Poland from 1966 to 1971. - In Russia, and since 1956 until today - in China.
On the balance of Ukraine in the state was in 2013, "135" modernized "maize". The license for the production of "An-2" belongs to the Ukrainian state corporation "Antonov".