A derivative of the Mi-8MTV, the Mi-172 is a passenger helicopter; a VIP version exists, as well. Passenger capacity is 26 in addition to the three crew and normal Takeoff weight of the Mi-172 is 11878 kg.
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 (non-retractable)