Ilyushin IL-76
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Ilyushin IL-76

Designed as a heavy transport for use in the Siberian regions of the Soviet Union, the llyushin Il-76, codenamed 'Candid' by NATO, is a large-capacity turbo-fan-powered jet freighter designed to operate from short, unprepared airstrips. The prototype flew on 25 March 1971 and test flying continued until 1975 when the type was put into production at the Tashkent factory. During the same year the II-76 established 25 international records for speed and altitude with payload.

The production II-76T 'Candid A', with greater cargo capacity and higher gross weights, went into service with Aeroflot on domestic routes early in 1978, and the Moscow-Japan international route in April the same year. Around 50 are estimated to be in service with Aeroflot and about 100 have been exported to civil users including Libyan Arab Airlines, Syrianair and, more recently, Cubana, while military customers include the Czech, Polish, Algerian, Iraqi and Indian air forces, this last operating the type as the Gajaraj. The military transport version, intended for the deployment of paratroops and troops, together with strategic heavy freighting, differs primarily by having military, rather than civil, avionics and equipment. The Soviet air force, with about 450 'Candids' in service, also use the aircraft for firefighting (the II-76DMP), able to carry over 40 tons of water or retardant; as an engine testbed (the II-76LL) for flight refuelling (as the Il-78 'Midas'); airborne early warning (as the A-50 'Mainstay' in the USSR, and the 'Adnan' in Iraq) and for Antarctic support flights and cosmonaut training providing simulated weightlessness . By early 1991 total production had reached about 680 aircraft.

Ilyushin IL-76

 ENGINE4 x turbo-jet D-30KP, 117.7kN
    Take-off weight157000 kg346128 lb
    Wingspan50.5 m166 ft 8 in
    Length49.6 m163 ft 9 in
    Height14.8 m49 ft 7 in
    Max. speed975 km/h606 mph
    Cruise speed850 km/h528 mph
    Ceiling13000 m42650 ft
    Range w/max.fuel5000 km3107 miles
    Range w/max.payload4800 km2983 miles
 ARMAMENT2 x 23mm machine-guns,

Ilyushin IL-76

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Viktor, 10.02.2018

Aircraft IL-76TD available for ACMI lease or charter flight to any point in world

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Thomas Vijay, 07.09.2017

We are in search to buy IL76TD with extension immediately. Serious buyer. Interested parties may contact me via whatsapp +971552263109

Ramesh, 13.08.2017

I have IL76 -3 unit at best price immediate delivery -only serious buyer invited .

Tiagni, 09.08.2017

IL-76 charter flight required urgently.

Ayman, 23.06.2017


aöuragh, 12.06.2017

Iwork in this aircraft20year equipment instrument oxygene IMust work in any company civil in the world tel +2130661570950

aouragh, 12.06.2017

I work in this aircaft 20years equipement instrument oxygene. is very nice

aouragh, 12.06.2017

I work in this aircaft 20years equipement instrument oxygene. is very nice

TTS, 20.03.2017

2 IL 76 TD ACMI , Contact me ( whatsapp & viber ) for price. 0032 484523851

Alex, 22.02.2017

I need tires for II 76 ASAP!
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fre haile, 08.02.2017

i need to air transport service il 76 from nigeria - ethiopian

Yin Min, 12.08.2016


I am looking to buy an IL-76TD plane. It should be able to fly from the owner areas to the China areas. Below to 1,000,000USD. Please send me the flight performance sheet and its latest spec descriptions if you have. If you can provide a quotation that would be better.

Thanks & Best Regards
Yin Min

Yin Min, 12.08.2016


I am looking to buy an IL-76TD plane. It should be able to fly from the owner areas to the China areas. Below to 1,000,000USD. Please send me the flight performance sheet and its latest spec descriptions if you have. If you can provide a quotation that would be better.

Thanks & Best Regards
Yin Min

Mohammed Ali, 21.06.2015

Hi dears,,, need IL-76 freighter to handle my current 20 flights per month projects

MAX, 23.01.2015

OUR COMPANY have in his fleet 2 il-76
ready for lease
please contact me at

MURTADA HASSAN, 05.01.2015

Ref: TAJ/CHRT013/2/14 Date 05TH Jan 2015
Dear Sir,
Subject: Business Cooperation
First we would like to thank you for allowing us to open a window for cooperation through your prestigious company, below we offer you a brief description about our company.
Tajouj Aviation is a Sudanese company fall under the umbrella of the holding company Tajouj Investment Co located in Khartoum Airport Road street No.3,was founded in 2012, operates in the areas of road and air transport fleet consists of aircraft cargo plane Ilyushin- 76 and two Boeing 737 passenger under maintenance , At present we are operating under our AOC No 61 issued by Sudan Civil Aviation .
We hope to cooperate with you in the field of air cargo to provide a service on the charter or ACMI basis.
Please enclosed find herewith attached all relevant required documents, and for more information you can contact us at any time via phone or e –mail:
Thanking You,
Murtada Hassan
Commercial & Executive Director 00249912308329

SHAHZAD, 02.01.2015

Wanted IL-76 1990 & above on ACMI or dry lease,For One

HAMID, 02.01.2015

Want on ACMI or dry lease,For One

SHAHZAD, 02.01.2015

Want on ACMI or dry lease,for one year

REDSOUN, 23.04.2014

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REDSOUN tyres are manufactured with advanced production techniques, using the best quality raw materials to afford extended life through many extra landings. The salient features of latest innovation and expertise are incorporated to produce tyres that deliver outstanding performance and extended life on the runway. Design and construction are meticulously done to be used in extreme conditions and for longer use preventing early replacement. REDSOUN Tyres are engineered to be light, yet strong and long lasting by resistance to wear and tear.

The important factors critical to ensure Reliability and enhance Performance are expertly woven into the production profile to optimize the Quality. Hi-tech mix of Rubber compounds are used to effectively achieve the goal of producing Tyres that offer extended life with ultra-high Performance. Casing is designed to withstand external effects and extreme conditions, ensuring balanced lateral stability and uniform distribution of stress during high speed take-offs and landings. Excessive Loads and Extra Stress are well handled by the Casing Plys to provide Strength and Stability. The Tread Grooves are specially crafted to build Stability and Safe hold, along with Durability and Dependability.

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