AIRBUS A-310

Aircraft
Name: 
A-310
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Wide
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
H
APC
C
Type Code: 
L2J
Aerodrome Reference Code: 
4D
RFF Category: 
8
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Underwing mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
AIRBUS A-310
AIRBUS CC-150 Polaris
AIRBUS Elite
AIRBUS Polaris

A310

A mid-range wide-body airliner with the same engines as the longer range A300-600. A total of 255 of these aircraft were produced.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
43.90 m
Length: 
46.66 m
Height: 
15.80 m
Powerplant: 

2 x GE CF6-80-C2 (233 kN) or 2 x P&W PW4000 (234 kN) turbofans.

Engine Model: 
General Electric CF6, Pratt & Whitney PW4000
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
160 kts
Distance: 
2290 m
MTOW: 
150000 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
190 kts
ROC: 
2500 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
260 kts
ROC: 
3000
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
260 kts
ROC: 
2800 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.79
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
480 kts
MACH: 
0.80
Ceiling: 
400
Range: 
5100 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.79
ROD: 
1500 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROD: 
2000 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
220 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
130 kts
Distance: 
1490 m
Further Reading: 
  • Airbus reference document which provide to airlines, MROs, airport planners and operators the general dimensions of the aircraft, as well as the necessary information for ramp, servicing operations or maintenance preparation: Airbus A310: Airplane characteristics for aiport planning AC, 01 Dec 2009

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