Ilyushin Il-76MD Candid

in North Korean Air Force service

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 3
Total Still Active: 3
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1990
Retirement: current
Main Role: Transport
Origin: USSR


A high-wing jet cargo transport, similar in appearance to the more modern and larger McDonnell Douglas C-17A Globemaster III, the obvious uses for the Il-76 is cargo and troop transport. Three were delivered in 1990.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
P-912 1003403104   31 Aug 1990 Noted at Beijing on Feb 19, 2004.
P-913 1003404126   Noted at Pyongyang-Sunan on Feb 17, 2004. 23 Oct 1990
P-914 1003404146   29 Dec 1990 Noted at Pyongyang-Sunan on Feb 17, 2004.


None available at present.

More Information


  • World Air Forces Directory 2009/2010 (Ian Carroll)
  • Ilyushin Il-76 – Russia’s Versatile Airlifter (Yefim Gordon & Dmitriy Komissarov)

Other Sources

To be added.

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