CESSNA 340

Aircraft
Name: 
340
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
WTC
L
APC
A
Type Code: 
L2P
Engine: 
Piston
Engine Count: 
Multi
Manufacturered as
CESSNA 340
AVIONES COLOMBIA 340
RILEY Rocket 340
RILEY Super 340

C340

Business aircraft. In service since 1971. Similar production to BEECHs Duke, slotting in between CESSNA 310 and CESSNA 414/421 with 414s wings and 310s undercarriage and tail unit. Introduction of a pressuration system. Production ended in 1984. CESSNA 335 unpressurized, light weight and lower cost development. Built from 1979 to 1980.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
11.60 m
Length: 
10.50 m
Height: 
3.80 m
Powerplant: 

2 x 285 HP Continental TSIO-520-K or

Engine Model: 
Continental O-520
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
535 m
MTOW: 
2700 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Cruise
TAS: 
170 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
300
Range: 
1170 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
n/a
Distance: 
688 m

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