The Ilyushin IL-76 is a versatile workhorse, known for its unmatched capability to carry heavy cargo over long distances, even from airports with limited loading support. Equipped with its self-contained crane and winch system, this aircraft can lift up to 40 tonnes. It effortlessly handles tasks such as transporting a Bell 212 helicopter or two Mi17MTV helicopters.
Cargo Capacity and Features:
Maximum Takeoff Weight: The IL-76 has a maximum takeoff weight of 40 Ton, ensuring it can operate efficiently even with heavy loads.
Cargo Door Size: The cargo door measures 3.40 meters by 3.30 meters, facilitating the loading and unloading of cargo.
Maximum Hold Volume: With a hold volume of 185 cubic meters, this aircraft can accommodate a substantial amount of cargo.
Maximum Range: The IL-76 offers a maximum range of 4,057 nautical miles, making it suitable for long-distance cargo transport.
Engines: Powered by D-30 KP-2 engines, this aircraft is equipped for reliable and efficient performance.
Internal Roof Gantry Cranes: The IL-76 features internal roof gantry cranes with a maximum lifting capacity of 10,000 kilograms, allowing for the efficient handling of cargo.