Y-8
  • AVIC Aircraft Corporation Ltd.The Y8 is a medium mid-range military transport airplane applied for the conventional and special missions, i.e. air transportation, disaster relief and rescues. It is the main transportation aircraft equipped for our troops.


    Y8 is equipped with four WJ-6 engines. Its low-pressure tires, installed on the tricycle landing gears, and twin-tandem main landing gears ensure its ability to take-off and land safely on all kinds of standard and rudimentary runways.


    The Y8 is equipped with the communications, navigation, radar, and instruments avionics which ensure the aircraft’s flying under all-weather conditions.The Y8 has spacious multi-purpose cargo cabin, allowing large size equipment and vehicles in and out freely. It can hold 20 tons of cargo in bulk or 16 tons of cargo in container.