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Antonow / Antonov An-24

Aircraft Information Antonow / Antonov An-24

Antonov An-24 is a Soviet turboprop passenger aircraft developed by the Antonov design bureau in the 1950s. It was created for short and medium distance passenger transportation.

The first flight of the Antonov An-24 took place in 1959. The aircraft had two turboprop engines and could carry up to 50 passengers. It was very popular in the USSR and other Eastern European countries, as well as in Asia and Africa.

The Antonov An-24 was used in various roles, including passenger and cargo transportation, as well as military transport. It was also modified for use in Antarctica and for firefighting tasks.

The Antonov An-24 aircraft was produced in more than 1,300 units and was used in over 30 countries. Despite production of this aircraft being discontinued in 1979, many of them are still in operation in different parts of the world.

Technical information about the Antonow / Antonov An-24

- Length: 23.53 m

- Wingspan: 29.20 m

- Height: 8.32 m

- Cabin dimensions: 2.1 x 1.8 x 1.8 m

- Maximum speed: 500 km/h

- Cruising speed: 450 km/h

- Engine: 2 turboprop D-36

- Range: 2,500 km

- Maximum takeoff weight: 23,500 kg

- Empty weight: 12,500 kg

The most comfortable and safe places on the plane

Like in any other aircraft, the safest seats in the Antonov An-24 are those located closer to the exit. These are usually the seats in the first rows or near the emergency exits. Additionally, seats in the middle of the aircraft are also considered safer as they are farther away from the wings and engines, which can reduce the risk during an emergency landing.

As for comfort, each passenger has their own preferences. Some prefer window seats to have a view outside, while others prefer aisle seats for easy access to the restroom and to not disturb their neighbors when getting up.

In the Antonov An-24, seats in the first rows can also be more spacious as they are closer to the cockpit and may have more legroom. However, these seats can be less comfortable during the flight as they may be noisier and have more vibrations.

In general, the choice of seats in the Antonov An-24 depends on the individual preferences of the passenger and can be determined as safe and comfortable depending on the specific situation.