MIL Mi-26

MIL Mi-26

The world's biggest

Technical Data

engines2x Lotarev D-136
performance2x 11,400 PS
rotor diameter32.00 m
height over-all8.10 m
basic weight without fuel28,200 kg
max. take-off weight56,000 kg

Aircraft Performance

max. lifting capacity 20,000 kg
max. flying time20,000 kg
max. speed295 km/h
cruising speed255 km/h
max. operation altitude4,600 metres above sea level
range800 km
range with additional fuel tank1,209 km


  • Special equipment for various operations such as fire fighting, assemblies and internal load flights.
  • The helicopter has an IFR flight authorisation (all-weather suitability).