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This transport/passenger plane from china that is based off of the Soviet union built Antonov an-24 series. the plane is equal to an/the An-24RV having a full set of windows & the booster jet engine. It's production started in 1966 with Xi'an aircraft factory building the An-24. then' came along the An-24T it's maiden flight on December 25 1970. The making of the Xian y-7 (wich was started in 1977)was slowed by the Deleterious effects of the cultural revolution. but a pre-production airliner was shown at Nanyuan airbase near beijing April 17 1982. The first production aircraft was not flown until 2 years later, 1984. the aircrafts birth took 18 years from licence to production. o the same engine that the WJ-5A1 as its main power source. A tactical transport aircraft derived from it (the Antonov an-26)was made unlicensed called the Y-7H. developed from the Antonov an-24 & Antonov an-26. 0 variant Xian MA60.

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