Versatile platform – inflight and on the ground refuelling or transportation of cargoes
Simultaneous inflight refueling of one heavy or up to 2 tactical aircraft and up to 4 aircraft on the ground. Apart from its main mission it can be converted into a transport aircraft or for execution of other missions.
IL-78MK-90A tanker is intended for in-flight refueling of different types of aircraft by means of three aerial refueling pods and can perform fuel distribution on-ground. The aircraft may perform the take-off and landing from/on the paved and unpaved airfields.
In operation conditions during few hours the IL-78MK-90A can be converted and be employed as a transport aircraft for transportation and airdropping of vehicles, cargoes and paratroopers.
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