|Transport four-engine turbofan airlifter Ilyushin Il-76T.
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|Envelop Description||The Ilyushin Il-76 is a multi-purpose four-engine turbofan strategic airlifter designed by the Soviet Union’s Ilyushin design bureau. It was first planned as a commercial freighter in 1967. It was designed to deliver heavy machinery to remote, poorly served areas. Military versions of the Il-76 have been widely used in Europe, Asia and Africa, including use as an aerial refueling tanker or command center.
Il-76T (‘T’ for Transport) unarmed civil cargo transport version. It first flew on November 4, 1978.
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|Published by/for:||Ministry of Communications, 1985|