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Ilyushin IL-62 (Classic)

Narrow-Body Passenger Airliner

Operated by many, the Ilyushin Il-62 product has seen its fair share of incidents and accidents over a lengthy flying career.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 6/16/2017
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Year: 1967
Manufacturer(s): Ilyushin - Soviet Union
Production: 292
Crew: 5
Length: 174.28 ft (53.12 m)
Width: 141.73 ft (43.2 m)
Height: 40.52 ft (12.35 m)
Weight (Empty): 157,851 lb (71,600 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 363,763 lb (165,000 kg)
Power: 4 x Soloviev D-30KU turbofan engines developing 24,250 lb thrust each.
Speed: 559 mph (900 kph; 486 kts)
Ceiling: 39,370 feet (12,000 m; 7.46 miles)
Range: 6,214 miles (10,000 km; 5,400 nm)
Rate-of-Climb: 3,540 ft/min (1,079 m/min)
Operators: Angola; Cambodia; Central African Republic; China; Cuba; Czechoslovakia; East Germany; Egypt; France; Gambia; Georgia; Guyana; Hungary; Iran; Japan; Kazakhstan; Latvia; Libya; Mozambique; Netherlands; North Korea; Poland; Romania; Russia; Turkey; Ukraine; Uzbekistan; Soviet Union; Sudan; Vietnam; Zaire



Variants / Models

• IL-62 "Classic" - Base series designation; initial production model; fitted with Kuznetsov NK-8 turbofan engines; seating for 186.
• IL-62M - Modernized variant; fitted with Soloviev D-30KU turbofan engines; seating for 174.
• IL-62MK - Medium-haul variant; D-30KU engines; seating for 195.
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