Antonov An-24
Antonov An-24 is a short distance passenger - and - transport aircraft of Soviet origin. The NATO code reads Coke (dt.: Coke). Laid out as typical Antonov Hochdecker and propelled of two turbo-prop. - engines and it is used both in the civilian and in military aviation. Altogether over 1.300 airplanes of this type were built.
130 all built An-24, about 10%, was thus destroyed until today in accidents, that is more than with nearly every other type of aircraft. However a large part of these losses is to be due to unsatisfactory maintenance or bad state of training of the crew, because the An-24 is considered as durable and everlasting. Since 1989 was sold however many An-24 cheaply at “shrub pilots” and airlines in the third world.
developing history
a goal of the draft of the An-24, the ends of 1956 began to be operated was a durable short distance turbo-prop. airliner, which was able, also on few fastened small airfields under changing climatic conditions. In April 1960 main headers the An-24 for the first time off and in September 1963 at Aeroflot in service one placed. In the course of the time developed around the basis model a whole set of very successful airplanes, so for example the An-24RV with an additional jet engine, the An-24T as freight version and the An-24P as delete airplane. Since 1978, when production was stopped in the Ukraine, the An-24 produced in China as Xian Y-7 still further.
From the An-24 the military variant An-26 was derived. Civilian successor is the An-140.
technical data of on 24V
Characteristic | of data |
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of years of construction | of 1960-1978 |
manufacturers | Antonov |
span | 29.20 m |
length | 23.53 m |
height | of 8.32 m |
wing area | 74.98 m ² |
unloaded weight | 13,300 kg |
of pay load | 6,750 kg |
takeoff weight | 21,000 kg |
of passengers | 50 |
crew | 2 pilots, 1 flight companion |
Reiseeschwindigkeit | 450 km/h |
maximum speed | 680 km/h in 8.000m |
service ceiling | of 8,400 m |
range | 550 km - 2,440 km |
engine (e) | two Iwtschenko AI-24A turbo-prop. - engines |
achievement | ever 1,877 KW |
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Civilian & military series | a2 - A-7/RF-8 - A-11 - A-13 - A-15 - A-40 - An-2 - An-3 - An-4 - An-6 - An-8 - An-10 - An-12 - An-14 - An-20 - An-22 - An-24 - An-26 - An-28 - An-30 - An-32 - An-38 - An-50 - An-70 - An-71 - An-72 - An-74 - An-88 - An-124 - An-140 - An-148 - An-174 - An-180 - An-218 - An-225 |
comparable types of aircraft | Antonov An-26 - Antonov An-30 - Antonov An-140 - de Havilland Canada DHC-8 - Fokker F-27 |