Antonow / Antonov An-12

Transport Aircraft

Antonow / Antonov An-12BK © Mike Vallentin
Photo ©: Mike Vallentin
The Antonov An-12 is a four-engine transport aircraft by the Soviet design bureau OKB Antonov (today Antonov ASTC, Ukraine). The An-12 was mainly in military operation.
The Antonov An-12 was produced in several different variants including combined freight and passenger variants. The An-12 was license-produced in the Peoples Republic of China as Shaanxi Y-8.
Propulsion4 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelIvchenko AI-20M
Engine Power (each)3125 kW4191 shp
Speed650 km/h351 kts
  404 mph
Service Ceiling10.200 m33.464 ft
Range3.400 km1.836 NM
2.113 mi.
Empty Weight30.500 kg67.241 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight61.000 kg134.482 lbs
Wing Span38,00 m124 ft 8 in
Wing Area121,7 m1310 ft
Length33,10 m108 ft 7 in
Height10,53 m34 ft 7 in
First Flight03/1957
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1958-1973
Total Production1248
NATO CodeCub
Data for (Version)Antonov / Antonow An-12

[Photo-ID: 5744] Karsten Palt 2011-08-06
Antonov An-12, Aero Charter Airlines, UR-BXK, c/n 7345004, Karsten Palt, 2011Antonov
Aero Charter Airlines
Reg.: UR-BXK
c/n: 7345004
[Leipzig/Halle (EDDP / LEJ)]