A343

AIRBUS A-340-300

Aircraft
Name
A-340-300
Manufacturer
Body
Wide
Wing
Fixed Wing
Position
Low wing
Tail
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
H
APC
D
Type Code
L4J
Aerodrome Reference Code
4E
RFF Category
9
Engine
Jet
Engine Count
Multi
Position
Underwing mounted
Landing gear
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
AIRBUS A-340-300
AIRBUS Prestige (A-340-300)
AIRBUS A-340-300 Prestige

A343

Long to ultra long range wide-body airliner. In service since 1993. Longer development of development of A340-200. It can carry more passengers over less range.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
60.30 m
Length (metric)
63.69 m
Height (metric)
16.91 m
Powerplant

4 x CFM56-5C4/P (154kN) turbofans.

Engine Model(s)
CFM International CFM56
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
145 kts
Distance
2765 m
MTOW
275000 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
175 kts
ROC
1400 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS
290 kts
ROC
1500
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS
290 kts
ROC
1500 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH
0.80
ROC
700 ft/min
Cruise
TAS
490 kts
MACH
0.82
Ceiling
410
Range
7400 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH
0.81
ROD
1000 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS
290 kts
ROD
2000 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS
250 kts
MCS
210 kts
ROD
1500 ft/min
Approach
Vapp (IAS)
150 kts
Distance
1830 m
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