Aircraft Photo of 1151 | Antonov An-12 | CAAC - Civil Aviation Administration of China | AirHistory.net #50549
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:1151
Aircraft Original Type:Antonov An-12
Aircraft Generic Type:Antonov An-12
Aircraft Version:Antonov An-12
C/n (msn):8345308
Operator / Titles:CAAC - Civil Aviation Administration of China
Location
City / Area:Datangshan / China Aviation Museum [ Off-Airport ]Map
Country:China
Collection:China Aviation Museum (Datangshan)
 
Photo Date:7 September 2010
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 50549
Photo Comment

The Cub is one of greatest, yet unsung, aeroplanes in the world of aviation. Whether operating from the crudest, African jungle strip or icy Siberian Waste, the An-12 can do the job. There have been losses but mostly this was because the 12 was operating under such severe conditions that Hercs (or equivalent) would long since have become unservicable. I love this plane!

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