Cessna 310 / 320

Touring / Corporate Aircraft

Cessna 310A US Forest Service - USFS N182Z © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Cessna 310 respectively Cessna 320 Skyknight is a twin-engined four- to six-seat light touring and corporate aircraft with retractable landing gear produced by the US-American manufacturer Cessna Aircraft Company.
Total production of 6321 aircraft includes 5741 Cessna 310 and 580 Cessna 320.
Crew1
Passengers4
Propulsion2 Piston Engines
Engine ModelContinental IO-520-MB
Engine Power (each)213 kW285 hp
max. Cruise Speed335 km/h181 kts
  208 mph
max. Speed (vne)413 km/h223 kts
  257 mph
Service Ceiling6.020 m19.750 ft
Range1.170 km632 NM
727 mi.
Empty Weight1.523 kg3.358 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight2.495 kg5.501 lbs
Wing Span11,25 m36,9 ft
Wing Area16,6 m²179 ft²
Length9,74 m32,0 ft
Height3,25 m10,7 ft
First Flight03.01.1953
Production Statusout of production
Total Production6321
ICAO CodeC310, C320
FAA TCDS3A10, 3A25

[Photo-ID: 6911] © Karsten Palt 2013-05-18
Cessna 310, , G-APNJ, c/n 35335,© Karsten Palt, 2013Cessna
310
Reg.: G-APNJ
c/n: 35335
 
Newark Air Museum [Winthorpe, Newark]
[Photo-ID: 2999] © Hartmut Ehlers 2010-01-14
Cessna 310, Paraguayan Navy - Armada Paraguaya (ARP), NAVAL 142, c/n ,© Hartmut Ehlers, 2010Cessna
310
Paraguayan Navy - Armada Paraguaya (ARP)
Reg.: NAVAL 142
 
Cramped conditions in the naval hangar (GAPROGEN-GAEN).
[Asunción International Airport (SGAS / ASU)]
[Photo-ID: 3078] © Hartmut Ehlers 2010-01-14
Cessna 310, Paraguayan Navy - Armada Paraguaya (ARP), NAVAL 142, c/n ,© Hartmut Ehlers, 2010Cessna
310
Paraguayan Navy - Armada Paraguaya (ARP)
Reg.: NAVAL 142
 
In hangar of GAPROGEN-GAEN.
[Asunción International Airport (SGAS / ASU)]
[Photo-ID: 10943] © Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Cessna 310A, US Forest Service - USFS, N182Z, c/n 38157,© Karsten Palt, 2015Cessna
310A
US Forest Service - USFS
Reg.: N182Z
c/n: 38157
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 3005] © Hartmut Ehlers 2009-12-19
Cessna 310F, Royal Malaysian Air Force, FM-1041, c/n 310F-0129,© Hartmut Ehlers, 2009Cessna
310F
Royal Malaysian Air Force
Reg.: FM-1041
c/n: 310F-0129
 
RMAF Museum (Muzium TUDM), Simpang Base [Sungai Besi, Kuala Lumpur (WMKF)]
[Photo-ID: 3080] © Hartmut Ehlers 2010-01-14
Cessna 310H, Paraguayan Navy - Armada Paraguaya (ARP), NAVAL 144, c/n ,© Hartmut Ehlers, 2010Cessna
310H
Paraguayan Navy - Armada Paraguaya (ARP)
Reg.: NAVAL 144
 
In hangar of GAPROGEN-GAEN; too cramped for good photos.
[Asunción International Airport (SGAS / ASU)]
[Photo-ID: 7409] © Karsten Palt 2013-09-07
Cessna 310Q, , D-IBMM, c/n 310Q0905,© Karsten Palt, 2013Cessna
310Q
Reg.: D-IBMM
c/n: 310Q0905
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 3001] © Hartmut Ehlers 2010-01-14
Cessna Cessna 310 II, Paraguay Air Force - Fuerza Aérea Paraguaya (FAP), TE-03, c/n ,© Hartmut Ehlers, 2010Cessna
Cessna 310 II
Paraguay Air Force - Fuerza Aérea Paraguaya (FAP)
Reg.: TE-03
 
A plane of FAP
[Asunción International Airport (SGAS / ASU)]
[Photo-ID: 1778] © Karsten Palt 2009-04-03
Cessna T310R, , D-IMPL, c/n 310R-1375,© Karsten Palt, 2009Cessna
T310R
Reg.: D-IMPL
c/n: 310R-1375
 
AERO Friedrichshafen 2009 [Friedrichshafen (EDNY / FDH)]
[Photo-ID: 10947] © Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Cessna U-3A Blue Canoe (310A), United States Air Force (USAF), 58-2107, c/n 38081,© Karsten Palt, 2015Cessna
U-3A Blue Canoe (310A)
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 58-2107
c/n: 38081
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 10071] © Karsten Palt 2014-05-30
Cessna U-3A Blue Canoe (310A), US Air Force (USAF), 58-2126, c/n 38100,© Karsten Palt, 2014Cessna
U-3A Blue Canoe (310A)
US Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 58-2126
c/n: 38100
 
Air Mobility Command Museum [Dover AFB, DE]