Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
V-6 - Prototype Model
Mi-6 ("Hook-A") - Base Production Series Designation
Mi-6A - Civilian Transport; seating for up to 90 passengers
Mi-6T ("Hook-A") - Military Transport; seating for up to 70 passengers.
Mi-6VKP ("Hook-B") - Airborne Electronic Warfare (AEW) Platform; Airborne Command Post.
Mi-6BUS ("Hook-C") - Airborne Command Post
Mi-6AYa - Similar to Mi-6BUS
Mi-22 - Similar to Mi-6BUS
Mi-6AYaSh ("Hook-D") - Airborne Command Post fitted with SLAR
Mi-6VUS - Similar to Mi-6AYaSh
Mi-6VzPU - Similar to Mi-6AYaSh
Mi-6L - Airborne Laboratory; fitted with D-25VF series turboshaft engines.
Mi-6LL - Airborne Laboratory similar in scope to Mi-6L
Mi-6M - Anti-Submarine Warfare Platform; provision for torpedoes, rockets and specialized sub-hunting systems.
Mi-6P - Passenger Transport; seating for up to 80 passengers.
Mi-6PP - Electronic Reconnaissance Platform; AWACs detection facilities.
Mi-6PR - Developmental Electronic Warfare Platform
Mi-6PRTBV - Modified Mi-6s as mobile technical bases and rocket fuel transports.
Mi-6PS - Modified Search & Rescue (SAR) Platform used in space capsule recoveries at sea.
Mi-6PSA - Modified Mi-6PS
Mi-6R - Radio Communications Platform
Mi-6RVK - Developmental Mobile Missile Launch Platform
Mi-6S - Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) Variant; room for up to 41 medical litters.
Mi-6TP - Cargo-Passenger Hybrid Transport Model
Mi-6TZ - Fuel Transport Platform
Mi-6ATZ - Fuel Transport Platform
Mi-6VR "Vodoley" - Developmental Mi-6 model for testing various de-icing and main rotor systems.