Ilyushin Il-76

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The Ilyushin Il-76 is a jet aircraft in av8.


Introduction 1978
Withdrawal N/A
Aircraft Type Large
Cruising Speed 480mph
Capacity 180 crates of express cargo, or 90 tonnes of industrial cargo
200 crates of express cargo, or 100 tonnes of industrial cargo (2006 - Il-76TD-90)



The world's most successful purpose-designed heavy air freighter, almost a thousand of these airlifters were built in Uzbekistan between the early 1970s and late 1990s. Demand for a modernised civil version with new engines and instruments, the TD-90, has seen production recently restarted at Aviatstar in Russia.

Wikipedia article
Takeoff video (Warning, Australian accents).

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