Airbus A340-200


Airbus A340-212, State of Egypt, SU-GGG, c/n 06 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Airbus A340-200 is a four-engined long-range widebody airliner with a capacity of maximum 420 passengers produced by the European manufacturer Airbus S.A.S..
The Airbus A340-200 was not a big commercial success with only 28 produced aircraft.
Passengerstyp. 239, max. 420
Propulsion4 Turbofan Engines
Engine ModelCFM Intl. CFM56-5C3/G4
Engine Power (each)144,6 kN32500 lbf
Speed915 km/h494 kts
  568 mph
Mmo (max. Mach)Mach 0.86
Service Ceiling12.634 m41.450 ft
Range14.799 km7.991 NM
9.196 mi.
Empty Weight169.000 kg372.581 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight257.000 kg566.587 lbs
max. Landing Weight181.000 kg399.036 lbs
Wing Span60,30 m197 ft 10 in
Wing Area361,6 m3892 ft
Length59,39 m194 ft 10 in
Height17,89 m58 ft 8 in
First Flight03.02.1992
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1993-2002
Total Production28
ICAO CodeA342
IATA Code340 342
Data for (Version)Airbus A340-212
VariantsA340-211, A340-212, A340-213