The Antonov An-32 is a twin-engined turboprop military transport aircraft built in Ukraine by Aviant. It was designed by Antonov of Russia.
The An-32 light military transport multi-purpose aircraft can be operated in various climate conditions, including hot climate (up to + 55 degrees) and from the mountain airfields (up to 4,500 m height).
The main aircraft purpose is to transport cargoes over the short and medium range air routes. Besides it can be used for carrying people, parachute delivery of people and cargo platforms on the pallets, and also as the ambulance variant.
The aircraft has a high maneuverability of flights to the mountain airfields with difficult approaches.
The An-32 aircraft is fitted with all required modern cargo handling devices:
- Large cargo door at the rear part of the fuselage with a ramp, which can be shifted under the fuselage or lowered to the ground thus providing fast aircraft