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Ilyushin IL-96

Wide-Body Passenger Airliner

Very-low-rate production of the Ilyushin IL-96 has resulted in just thirty aircraft being completed with just two operators - Russia and Cuba.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 10/11/2019
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Year: 1992
Status: Active, Limited Service
Manufacturer(s): Voronezh Aircraft Production Association (Ilyushin) - Russia
Production: 30
Crew: 3
Length: 182.09 ft (55.5 m)
Width: 197.24 ft (60.12 m)
Height: 51.51 ft (15.7 m)
Weight (Empty): 265,657 lb (120,500 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 551,156 lb (250,000 kg)
Power: 4 x Aviadvigatel PS-90A turbofan engines developing 6,500lb of thrust each.
Speed: 559 mph (900 kph; 486 kts)
Ceiling: 42,979 feet (13,100 m; 8.14 miles)
Range: 7,456 miles (12,000 km; 6,479 nm)
Operators: Cuba; Russia

Program Updates

October 2019 - Work has begun on the new stretched fuselage version of the IL-96, the IL-96-400. The vehicle is expected to be completed by United Aircraft Corporation sometime in 2020 with a first-flight scheduled for sometime in 2021.



Variants / Models

• IL-96 - Base Series Designation.
• IL-96-300
• IL-96M
• IL-96T
• IL-96-400 - Stretched fuselage variant.
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