Largest aircraft by wingspan (present day)
Who
Antonov An-225 'Mriya'
Where
Ukraine ()
When

A modified six-engine version of the Ukrainian Antonov An-124 'Ruslan', known as An-225 'Mriya' (Dream) which was built to carry the former Soviet space shuttle Buran, has a wingspan of 88.4 m (290 ft), the greatest of any aircraft currently flying. The An-225 first flew on 21 December 1988.