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Airbus A340-300

The Airbus A340-300 is a four-engined long-range widebody airliner with a capacity of maximum 440 passengers produced by the European manufacturer Airbus S.A.S.

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Specifications for the Airbus A340-300
Crew 2  
Passengers typ. 295, max. 440  
Propulsion 4 Turbofan Engines  
Engine Model CFM Intl. CFM56-5C4/1  
Engine Power (each) 151,2 kN 34000 lbf
Speed 915 km/h 494 kts
      568 mph
Mmo (max. Mach) Mach 0.86  
Service Ceiling 12.634 m 41.450 ft
Range 13.699 km 7.397 NM
    8.512 mi.
Empty Weight 181.000 kg 399.036 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight 275.000 kg 606.271 lbs
max. Landing Weight 192.000 kg 423.287 lbs
Wing Span 60,30 m 197 ft 10 in
Wing Area 361,6 m² 3892 ft²
Length 63,60 m 208 ft 8 in
Height 16,70 m 54 ft 9 in
First Flight 25.10.1991  
Production Status out of production  
Production Range 1993-2008  
Total Production 217  
ICAO Code A343  
IATA Code 343  
FAA TCDS A43NM  
EASA TCDS A.015  
Data for (Version) Airbus A340-313  
Variants A340-311, A340-312, A340-313  

Aircraft lost, damaged and hijacked:
Date Aircraft type Reg. Airline Location Fatal Cat.
26-Dec-16 Airbus A340-313 OY-KBC SAS København-Ka... 0 damaged
02-Aug-05 Airbus A340-313X F-GLZQ Air France Toronto-Pear... 0 crashed
24-Jul-01 Airbus A340-312 4R-ADD SriLankan Airlines Colombo-Band... 0 destroyed
27-Jan-01 Airbus A340-312   Gulf Air Abu Dhabi 0 hijacked
20-May-98 Airbus A340-313 EC-GJT Iberia Johannesburg... 0 damaged
10-May-98 Airbus A340-312 CS-TOA TAP Johannesburg... 0 damaged