Technical data
Type An-72A Coaler-C
Function transport
Year 1978
Crew 3
Engines 2*63.74kN Lotarev D-36
Speed 705km/h
Ceiling 11800m
Range 4800km
Load

An-72, O.K.Antonov (NATO 'Coaler')

(28k) Of course Paul Nann has some An-72's in his Collection - here is one of them;

STOL transport, featuring engines placed on the wing leading edge, blowing the upper surfaces. This concept may be seen on earlier An-32 turboprop.


(26k) this picture is almost on any FTP server

PredecessorsModifications
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An-71

An-74
An-72P An-76

ReferencesLinks
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  • An-72 and An-74
  • An-72
  • An-72 Coaler
  • An-72, Antonov 'Coaler'
  • An-72 at Yanko's Russian Weapons Catalog
  • An-72 at Virtual Aircraft Museum
  • DOO Flightsimulator page by Oleg Devjatkin;

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