Video courtesy Lockheed Martin (No sound)
Outstanding IL-76 Air Drop Action
All in a days work for the IL-76 military transport aircraft. Designed to transport and airdrop personnel, equipment and supplies for various purposes. Is the first in the history of military transport aircraft with turbojet engines. The aircraft is designed for use with concrete and unpaved airfields and is able to deliver the goods with a maximum mass 47 tons over a distance of up to 7200 km (with a load of up to 20 m) with a cruising speed of 770-800 km / h that All cabins IL-76 are sealed, which gives able to carry 167 (in double-deck version - 245) soldiers with personal weapons or provide release 126 landing group.