Upgraded civil transport version of the Mil Mi-8T, produced beginning in 1990. The engine has updated carbon/graphite sealing that makes it more durable than its predecessor. The cabin capacity is 24 passengers in addition to the two crew.
VTOL type: Helicopter
Lift devices: 1 Single main rotor
Dedicated control device: 1 Tail rotor
Crew required: 2 in Side-by-side arrangement
Landing gear: Wheels (non-retractable)