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… / A340 Family / A340-300 / Dimensions & key data

Dimensions & key data

The four-engine A340-300E is the true long-haul aircraft for point-to-point services with the edge that can win high-yield traffic. Seating 300 passengers in a typical two-class cabin layout in Airbus’ widebody cabin, it is recognized as the quietest mid-size airliner in the sky.

A340-300 specs

Key figures

  Range 7 400 nm 13 700 km
Typical seating x 300 (2-class)
  Max payload 95.9 (90.5) lb x 1 000 43.5 (41.0) tonnes
A340-300 Wing span Wing span 197 ft 10 in 60.30 m
A340-300 Overall length Overall length 208 ft 11 in 63.69 m
A340-300 Height Height 55 ft 6 in 16.91 m

Dimensions

Overall length 208 ft 11 in 63.69 m
Cabin length 165 ft 3 in 50.35 m
Fuselage width 18 ft 6 in 5.64 m
Max cabin width 17 ft 4 in 5.28 m
Wing span (geometric) 197 ft 10 in 60.30 m
Height 55 ft 6 in 16.91 m
Track 35 ft 1 in 10.69 m
Wheelbase 84 ft 0 in 25.60 m

Cabin flexibility

 Beneath its main deck, the A340-300’s large cargo holds provide voluminous capacity to maximize operators’ revenue potential.  With large cargo doors as basic fit, they take industry-standard LD3 containers in side-by-side loading.  The jetliner’s forward hold accommodates six 96-inch pallets or 18 LD3 containers, while the aft hold accepts 14 LD3s (or a mix of three 96-inch pallets and two 88-inch pallets). 

Capacity

Pax
Typical seating 300 (2-class)
Max 440
Freight
LD3 capacity underfloor 32 (33) 32 (33)
Max pallet number underfloor 11 11
Bulk hold volume 695 ft³ 19.7 m³
Total volume (Bulk loading) 5 751 ft³ 162.8 m³

Performance

Range 7 400 nm 13 700 km
Mmo M0.86
Max ramp weight 608.3 (611.5) lb x 1000 275.9 (277.4) tonnes
Max take-off weight 606.0 (609.6) lb x 1000 275.0 (276.5) tonnes
Max landing weight 418.9 (423.3) lb x 1000 190.0 (192.0) tonnes
Max zero fuel weight 396.7 (403.3) lb x 1000 180.0 (183.0) tonnes
Max fuel capacity 37 150 (39 060) USG 140 640 (147 850) litres

Engines x4

CFM56-5C4/P CFM56-5C4/P
Thrust range 34 000 lb slst 151 kN
Aircraft weights and capabilities shown are the highest values
Ranges shown are for typical passenger load