The arrival of the Antonov An-124 plane this Friday afternoon/evening at Juan Santamaría airport (SJO) caused amazement among those who came out to see it.

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This plane brought a 30-ton electric transformer for APM terminals in Moin (Limon).

The Antonov An-124 Ruslan, a strategic airlift quadjet. It was designed in the 1980s by the Antonov design bureau in the Ukrainian SSR, then part of the Soviet Union, is used to transport locomotives, yachts, aircraft airframes and another type of large load.

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The An-124 was originally scheduled to land in Costa Rica on Thursday.

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