GazSim Releases Hostomel Airport, Home of the Antonov

The An-225 gets a new home with this GazSim release.

GazSim has released the home airport of Antonov Design Bureau, Hostomel Airport (UKKM). The airport is located just northwest of Kyiv, and housed the An-225, which was destroyed in the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Luckily, with thanks to Microsoft and iniBuilds, this impressive aircraft has recently taken to the virtual skies of MSFS.

GazSim’s rendition of the airport shows it during better times, with an undamaged airport with animating hangar doors, recreated taxiways and signage and an added ILS. The scenery features a trip down memory lane with plenty of historic Antonov aircraft lined up as a little museum. Also included are animated vehicles driving around the airport, as well as animated personnel in some locations.

GazSim’s Hostomel Airport is available for $15.18 AUD from Orbx Direct, and will be coming to the Marketplace soon according to the developer.


  • Over 50 Custom static and animated buildings and aircraft
  • 2K and 4K PBR Materials
  • The famous AN-225 Hangar with Static AN-225 Aircraft. The Aircraft also de-spawns when you choose to fly your own AN-225 or an Aircraft of choice!
  • 2 Animated Hangars. Based on the real-world counterparts, the Hangars’ doors automatically open from 8am-8pm and can also be manually opened by the player after hours.
  • TimeShift Visual Feature on the AN-225 Hangar – a memorial allowing you to view the tragic aftermath of the Antonov AN-225’s demise when you set the date to: 24th February 2022.
  • Animated Antonov AN124 – Animated Cargo Doors with a special surprise!
  • Over 10 Antonov Static and Animated aircraft, featuring: Antonov AN2, AN22, AN30, AN70, AN74, AN148, AN124, AN225, Bayraktar Drones, various spare supply craft, Ukrainian Buses and even some special guest tractors ?
  • Fully re-created taxiways, with added ILS, upgraded to international standards.
  • Animated Airport Staff Entrance Gate, animated shuttle bus route and staff recreational area.
  • History Museum. The main taxiway corridor has been flanked with a variety of Antonov Aircraft, as they reside in real life. Each aircraft also has a small display with history about the aircraft and it’s origins.
Discover More, Give Feedback & Share
Daan has been with the FSElite team since almost the beginning having provided expert support and knowledge to help ensure our written content engages with the community.
Join the Conversation

We value great, engaging and constructive conversations. Read our community guidelines. Updated May 17th 2022.

Promoted Products
Next Level Racing Flight Solution
Comfortable seating for your flight simulation needs.
Weather Preset Pro
70 new and exciting weather presets to transform your simulator. Now ready for Xbox.
FS Birds
Add birds to Microsoft Flight Simulator
Eyeware Beam
Use your eyes to track your flight in MSFS.
Content Feedback

What did you think of GazSim Releases Hostomel Airport, Home of the Antonov?

Feedback Type *
Tell us more *
Be descriptive (min 20 characters), but also concise (max 200 characters).
Your Name *
Let us know who we're talking to.
Your Email *
So we can gather additional feedback if we need it.
Do you accept our privacy policy? *
X-Plane 11
X-Plane 12
Prepar3D v5
Infinite Flight

Search FSElite