Talk:Antonov An-12

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variants section[edit]

I have re-vamped and expande this section. I have also listed variants separately as the multiple letter suffixes did not always mean that the aircraft was a sub-variant.Petebutt (talk) 07:46, 3 December 2009 (UTC)

variants[edit]

MMM somebody has split the variants into sub-series, which would be fine if ,for instance, An-12RR was a sub variant of An-12R which it isn't, so sorry, that doesn't work either. How about separating out variants which are not sub-variants , like this

An-12R series[edit]

  • An-12R
    • An-12RU (a sub-variant of the An-12R)

miscellaneous suffixes[edit]

  • An-12RR (NOT a sub-variant of the An-12R)

There is no hurry so please discuss this, or I might take unilateral action! eventually.Petebutt (talk) 08:54, 22 December 2009 (UTC)

Mongolia[edit]

A minor edit war seems to have erupted over whether or not Mongolia operates (or has operated) the An-12. For the moment, I've reinstated the entry and tagged it with {{fact}}. The article on the Military of Mongolia does not mention the An-12, but it is not beyond the realms of possibility that the An-12 has served with them. If anyone can reference the fact please do so. The entry may be removed if consensus is reached through discussion here that it should be removed. Any further edit warring over this issue will lead to blocks being handed out. Mjroots (talk) 07:53, 21 February 2010 (UTC)

Somali / Somaliland[edit]

There is an An-12 standing at Hargeisa Airport in Somaliland (And has been standing since at least 2 month). Now, I don't know whether this is a An-12 operated from here or just a "longterem guest". --196.201.207.191 (talk) 17:24, 16 January 2011 (UTC)

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