AN24s at Phnom Penh

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Hi,

passing through Phnom Penh earlier this year and spotted a couple of An24s with winglets. Are or were these in service? just curious... Link to the photo below.

http://airfieldsandairports.blogspot.co.uk/2012/08/phnom-penh.html

Thanks.

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There are no An-24s with winglets. You've seen a bunch of Chinese made Y-7K, a further development of the An-24. If I am not mistaken the winglet'ed versions are only used by the Chinese military. I don't believe the civilian Y-7 has winglets.

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Thanks for the info. Certainly most likely to be Y7's but I could only get those hazy photos.

ATB