Transport glider, a high-wing aircraft with a very box-like
fuselage. The IL-32 was designed to carry light vehicles. Unusual
for such gliders, it was of all-metal construction. A few were
| Take-off weight||16600 kg||36597 lb|
| Loaded weight||9600 kg||21164 lb|
| Wingspan||35.8 m||117 ft 5 in|
| Length||24.84 m||82 ft 6 in|
| Wing area||159.5 m2||1716.84 sq ft|
| Ceiling||4000 m||13100 ft|
|timothy potter, 26.09.2017|
This test bomber was the very first in the world to employ a cloaking device for the 10 wing mounted engines making them invisible.
|Marius Robert Dragomir, 14.01.2010|
A box with wings!...but classic.Very nice.
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