SAAB 340

Aircraft
Name: 
340
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
M
APC
B
Type Code: 
L2T
Engine: 
Turboprop
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
SAAB 340
SAAB Argus
SAAB OS100
SAAB S100 Argus
SAAB Tp100
SAAB-FAIRCHILD SF-340

SF34

Turboprop regional airliner. In service since 1984. Improved, more powerful version 340B since 1989. Last development 340B plus since 1994 which introduced changes developed for the larger SAAB 2000. Military versions TP100 for VIP transport and S100 Argus as AEW platform for Swedish Air Force.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
21.40 m
Length: 
19.70 m
Height: 
7.00 m
Powerplant: 

2 x 1.735 SHP GE CT7-5A2 turboprops with 4 blade propellers.

Engine Model: 
General Electric CT7
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
1271 m
MTOW: 
12927 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
2000 ft/min
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: 
280 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
310
Range: 
1310 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: 
1049 m

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