Production of the АN-24T aircraft (Transport version) was started
in Irkutsk in 1967 and its manufacture continued till 1971. The Plant
produced 164 aircrafts during this period. A specific feature of
this aircraft production was the fact that it took place сопсиrrепtlу
with the production of the YAK-28 aircraft. Parallel manufacture
of two aircrafts gave a rise to a number of technical problems
successfully solved by the technical services of the Plant.
The AN-24T is a twin-engine turboprop-powered monoplane
with a relatively thin high wing and a pressurized fuselage. The
low-pressure wheels of the aircraft enable it to operate from
The aircraft is adopted by the transport aviation of fhe Air
Force and Navy of our country. In addition, aircrafts of this
type are operated in the Air Forces of Bangladesh, Bulgaria,
Viet-Nam, Hungary, Germany, Iraq, Congo, Cuba, Laos,
Mongolia, Poland, Romania. Somali, Sudan. Czechoslovakia
and South Yemen.