Antonow / Antonov An-8

Military Transport Aircraft

Antonow / Antonov An-8 © Guido Potters
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The Antonov An-8 is a twin-engined military transport aircraft by the Soviet design bureau OKB Antonov (today Antonov ASTC, Ukraine).
Propulsion2 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelIvchenko AI-20D
Engine Power (each)3864 kW5182 shp
Speed520 km/h281 kts
  323 mph
Service Ceiling9.600 m31.496 ft
Range3.900 km2.106 NM
2.424 mi.
Empty Weight24.400 kg53.793 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight43.400 kg95.680 lbs
Wing Span37,00 m121 ft 5 in
Wing Area117,2 m1262 ft
Length30,70 m100 ft 9 in
Height9,70 m31 ft 10 in
First Flight11.02.1956
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1957-1961
Total Production151
NATO CodeCamp
Data for (Version)Antonov / Antonow An-8