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ANTONOV An-22 Antheus

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Aircraft
Name An-22 Antheus
Manufacturer ANTONOV
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position High wing
Tail Double fin, mid set
WTC Heavy
APC C
Type code L4T
Engine Turboprop
Engine count Multi
Position (Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4


Manufacturered as:

ANTONOV Antheus
ANTONOV An-22 Antheus


ANTONOV An-22 Antheus

ANTONOV An-22 Antheus ANTONOV An-22 Antheus 3D

Description

Longe range large capacity freighter. In service since 1965. Heavylift freighter development. NATO code name: Cock. World´s largest propeller driven aircraft. Replaced by the An-124. Developed from 1947 until 1974. Approx 70 numbers were built, a few dozen remain in commercial and military service. Max. TAS: 400 kt, 0.68 M .

Technical Data

Wing span 64.4 m211.286 ft <br />
Length 57.9 m189.961 ft <br />
Height 12.5 m41.01 ft <br />
Powerplant 4 x 15.000 SHP Kuznetsov NK-12MA turboprop with 8 blade counter rotating propellers.
Engine model Kuznetsov NK-12

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS 215 kts IAS 430 kts IAS 360 kts MACH TAS 400 kts MACH IAS 450 kts IAS 260 kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 1300 m ROC 1000 ft/min ROC 1500 ft/min ROC 1000 ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 0.6 ROD ft/min ROD 1670 ft/min MCS kts Distance 800 m
MTOW 250000250,000 kg <br />250 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL260 ROD 1430 ft/min APC C
WTC H Range 27002,700 nm <br />5,000,400 m <br />5,000.4 km <br />16,405,511.823 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving AN22

None on SKYbrary