Updated version of the Mil Mi-8MT produced in 1982. The landing wheels were made retractable. Created for the military, there is also the civil transport version; the cabin capacity is 30 passengers in addition to the three crew.
Parent type: Mil Mi-8/Mi-14/Mi-17
Aircraft status: Operational
VTOL type: Helicopter
Lift devices: 1 Single main rotor
Dedicated control device: 1 Tail rotor
Crew required: 3 in Side-by-side arrangement
Landing gear: Wheels (all retractable)