Antonov-124 aircraft lands in Fiji

One of the world's largest planes has landed in Fiji.

Fiji Airports reported the Antonov-124 aircraft stopped over for refueling at Nadi while flying from Hawaii to Australia.

The Antonov-124 is a large, strategic airlift, four-engined aircraft that was designed in the 1980s in the Ukraine, then part of the Soviet Union (USSR).

There are currently 26 civilian models in operation.