Motor Sich Antonov An-24 Air Flight registration UR-MSI Odessa to Kiev. Ukraine

1 hour 20 minute flight, was a lot of fun. Members of HoboTraveler.com quit their boring lives, we reboot as world travelers Subscribe: https://goo.gl/8Bt5dd The Antonov An-24 (Russian/Ukrainian: Антонов Ан-24) (NATO reporting name: Coke) is a 44-seat twin turboprop transport/passenger aircraft designed in 1957 in the Soviet Union by the Antonov Design Bureau[1] and manufactured by Kiev, Irkutsk and Ulan-Ude Aviation Factories. An-24 at Uzhhorod, Ukraine 21 May 2005 This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (September 2011) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) First flown in 1959, the An-24 was produced in some 1,000 units of various versions; 880 are still in service worldwide, mostly in the CIS and Africa, with a total of 297 Antonov An-24 aircraft in airline service, as of May 2010. As of 2014, 133 units were still in airline service. It was designed to replace the veteran piston Ilyushin Il-14 transport on short to medium haul trips, optimised for operating from rough strips and unprepared airports in remote locations.[2] The high-wing layout protects engines and blades from debris, the power-to-weight ratio is higher than that of many comparable aircraft and the machine is rugged, requiring minimal ground support equipment. Due to its rugged airframe and good performance, the An-24 was adapted to perform many secondary missions such as ice reconnaissance and engine/propeller test-bed, as well as further development to produce the An-26 tactical transport, An-30 photo-mapping/survey aircraft and An-32 tactical transport with more powerful engines. Various projects were envisaged such as a four jet short/medium haul airliner and various iterations of powerplant. The main production line was at the Kiev-Svyatoshino (now "Aviant") aircraft production plant which built 985, with 180 built at Ulan Ude and a further 197 An-24T tactical transport/freighters at Irkutsk. Production in the USSR was shut down by 1978. Production continues at China's Xi'an Aircraft Industrial Corporation which makes licensed, reverse-engineered and redesigned aircraft as the Xian [Yunshuji] Y7, and its derivatives. Manufacture of the Y7, in civil form, has now been supplanted by the MA60 derivative with western engines and avionics, to improve performance and economy, and widen the export appeal. Airline: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antonov_An-24 Join Hobo https://www.hobotraveler.com/ Buy cool Hobo made products on Amazon.com to Support Andy http://tinyurl.com/pc85f97 Andy Lee Graham needs your financial support, it costs money to make these videos. Thank you, Andy Lee Graham Donate - Patreons, - Consulting https://www.hobotraveler.com/donate/ Support, Andy become a "Patreon." https://www.patreon.com/hobotraveler Buy Andy's Book, "The Rules of Travel" on Amazon: https://tinyurl.com/y8xjc5l6
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