Oleg Antonov State Aviation Museum, Kyiv (Kiev)

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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Tour exhibits of aircraft and Soviet technology at Oleg Antonov State Aviation Museum, including airplanes, helicopters, and unmanned flying vessels. Opened in 2003, the site is the country's largest museum of aviation technology, allowing you to inspect exhibited engines and weapons. You can see some 70 aircrafts up-close and even enter the cockpits of two of them--an IL-62 airplane and an Mi-8 helicopter. See contraptions from nearly all leading aviation design bureaus of the Soviet Union and view some rare models, including MiG-15UTI and Mi-1M. When you're done exploring, head to the site's bar for refreshment. Arrange to visit Oleg Antonov State Aviation Museum and other attractions in Kyiv (Kiev) using our Kyiv (Kiev) tour planning website.
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  • Wow, what an amazing site! The most impressive collection of cold war aircraft imaginable - its very moving to be in front of technology that could have destroyed the world.  more »
  • Old Soviet civil and military aircrafts. Soviet/Russians Helicopters and Fighters, also passenger aircraft Designed by Soviet Design Bureau in Kiev by famous Russian aircraft designer - Oleg Antonov.....  more »
  • Went with my pal and wanted to visit and we were not disappointed. They were even filming while we were there. Great open space and able to look around some of the aircraft. Well worth a visit  more »
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  • As an aviation geek I loved this place. Chocked full of Soviet era aircraft, both military and civilian, each with a little plaque giving basic information. For less than $4 entry it's well worth a visit
  • Situated inside the building for Zhulyany Airport, the State Aviation Museum is a few kilometres southwest of the city centre. Anyone with an eye for aircraft or Soviet hardware will be in heaven here. The museum opened in 2003 on the 100th anniversary of the first manned flight. It’s the second largest museum of its kind in former Soviet countries and has a growing fleet of aircraft, which numbered over 70 at the last count. You can inspect Ilyushins, Antonovs, Sukhois, Tupolevs, Yakovlevs and of course, aircraft produced by the fabled Mikoyan-Gurevich Design Bureau (MiGs). The size of some of the helicopters may catch you by surprise, like the Mi-24, which is both a gunship and a transport for eight passengers
  • It was very cool , many planes out there but the only sad thing is that we couldn’t go inside the planes except for one or two. There is also a souvenir place to get toys 🧸:)
  • A excellent place where u can see all series of Russian aircrafts (commercial/fighter).Only thing they need improvement by providing Local guide/Audio guiding.
  • Nice interesting place.... For baby really interesting. Try the simulator rally funny!!

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