AVIC Shaanxi Y-9

Y-9E is a medium-range and medium-sized transport aircraft with 4 turboprop engines.

It is equipped with advanced integrated avionics system, cargo transport system and rear ramp cargo door.
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It is mainly used for the transport of equipment, cargo and personnel, the airdrop of equipment and cargo, the para-dropping of airborne forces, and etc.
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In addition, Y-9E can be easily modified into the special mission platform.
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Specifications-
Crew: 4
Capacity: 25,000 kg (55,116 lb) cargo / 106 paratroopers / 72 medevac +3 attendants
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Length: 36.065 m (118 ft 4 in)
Wingspan: 38 m (124 ft 8 in)
Height: 11.3 m (37 ft 1 in)
Wing area: 121.9 m2 (1,312 sq ft)
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Max takeoff weight: 65,000 kg (143,300 lb)
Fuel capacity: 23,000 kg (50,706 lb)
Power plant: 4 × WoJiang WJ-6C turboprop engines
Propellers: 6-bladed JL-4 composite constant-speed fully-feathering reversible propellers
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Performance-
Maximum speed: 650 km/h (400 mph, 350 kn)
Cruise speed: 550 km/h (340 mph, 300 kn)
Range: 2,200 km (1,400 mi, 1,200 nmi) with 15,000 kg (33,069 lb) payload
Ferry range: 5,700 km (3,500 mi, 3,100 nmi) with maximum fuel
Service ceiling: 10,400 m (34,100 ft)
Maximum operating altitude: 8,000 m (26,247 ft)
Power/mass: 0.234 kW/kg (0.142 hp/lb)
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Credits-
Wikipedia
www.avic.com

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