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ANTONOV An-12

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AN12
Aircraft
Name An-12
Manufacturer ANTONOV
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position High wing
Tail Regular tail, mid set
WTC Medium
APC C
Type code L4T
Engine Turboprop
Engine count Multi
Position (Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4


Manufacturered as:

ANTONOV An-12
SHAANXI Y-8


ANTONOV An-12

ANTONOV An-12 ANTONOV An-12 3D

Description

Medium sized turboprop freighter. In service since 1959. Turboprop military freighter development based on the twin turboprop An-8 and An-10. Exists in many versions. Russian equivalent to C-130 Hercules. Cockpit pressurized only. Chinese Version: Y-8 series.

Technical Data

Wing span 38 m124.672 ft
Length 33.10 m108.596 ft
Height 10.53 m34.547 ft
Powerplant An12: 4 x Ivchenko AI-20k (4.000 SHP) turboprop with 4 blade propellers.
Y-8: 4 x Zhuzhou WJ6 (4.250 SHP) turboprop with 4 blade propellers.
Engine model Ivchenko AI-20, Zhuzhou WJ-6

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) 130 kts IAS 160 kts IAS 220 kts IAS 220 kts MACH TAS 361 kts MACH IAS 300 kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) 122 kts
Distance 700 m ROC 1500 ft/min ROC 1000 ft/min ROC 800 ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD 1500 ft/min MCS 120 kts Distance 500 m
MTOW 6100061,000 kg
61 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL335 ROD ft/min APC C
WTC M Range 19421,942 nm
3,596,584 m
3,596.584 km
11,799,816.282 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving AN12

None on SKYbrary