FLeet_Airbus

Airbus The workshorses for long-haul and short flights

Five aircraft types in the SWISS fleet are members of the Airbus family. From 2016, the Airbus A340-300 will be replaced consecutively by the Boeing 777-300ER.

A340-300

Airbus A340-300

Area of operation

North and South America, Africa, Middle East and Asia

Capacity for cargo and mail

Up to 22 tons with a full passenger load

Technical details

Compartments 1 2 3 4 5 Bulk Security locker
Cargo capacity (kg) 10'206  20'412  14'832 11'619 1'881 50
Combined max. (kg) 22'861 18'507    
Volume (m3) 80.5 62.6 12 0.10
Number of units 6C 4P 6C - 1P 7C    
Engines 4 CFM56-5C4/P
Wingspan (m) 60.3
Length (m) 63.7
Height (m) 16.8
Max. takeoff weight (kg) 275'000
Max. landing weight (kg) 192'000
Maximum speed (km/h) 900
Max. range with a full load (km) 10'500
Temperature controlled cargo compartment available

Note: Max. weight per pallet 88×125” is 4'625 kg, for pallet 96×125” 5'100 kg. Compartment 5, Section 52 is occupied by an additional container position (44L). Variable pallet, container configuration.

Basic allocation for cargo and mail

  • 5 pallets/containers
  • 10 LD3 containers

A330-300

Airbus A330-300

Area of operation

North America, Asia, Africa and Middle East

Capacity for cargo and mail

Up to 19 tons with a full passenger load

Technical details

Compartments 1 2 3 4 5 Bulk Security locker
Cargo capacity (kg) 9'522 20'412 14'832 10'206 3'408 20
Combined max. (kg) 22'861 18'507    
Volume (m3) 80.5 62.6 19.6 0.04
Number of units 2 P or 6 C 4 P or 12 C 3 P or 8 C 2 P or 6 C    
Engines 2 Rolls-Royce Trent 772B EP
Wingspan (m) 60.3
Length (m) 63.7
Height (m) 16.8
Max. takeoff weight (kg) 233'000
Max. landing weight (kg) 187'000
Maximum speed (km/h) 880
Max. range with a full load (km) 7'400
Temperature controlled cargo compartment available

Note: Max. weight per pallet 88×125” is 4'625 kg, for pallet 96×125” 5'100 kg. Compartment 5, Section 52 is occupied by an additional container position (44L). Variable pallet, container configuration.

Basic allocation for cargo and mail

  • 5 pallets/containers
  • 10 LD3 containers

A321-100/200

Airbus A321-100/200

Area of operation

Europe, North Africa and Middle East

Capacity for cargo and mail

Up to 2.8 tons with a full passenger load

Technical details

Compartments 1 2 3 4 5 Bulk Security locker
Cargo capacity (kg) 2'268  3'402  3'402 2'268 1'377 50
Volume (m3) 7 10.5 10.5 7 5.2 0.12
Number of units 2 C 3 C 3 C 2 C  

 

Engines 2 CFMI CFM56-5B1-2
Wingspan (m) 34.1
Length (m) 44.5
Height (m) 11.8
Max. takeoff weight (kg) 83'000
Max. landing weight (kg) 74'500
Maximum speed (km/h) 850
Max. range with a full load (km) 3'200

Basic allocation for cargo and mail

  • 4 containers

 

A320-200

Airbus A320-214

Area of operation

Europe, North Africa and Middle East

Capacity for cargo and mail

Up to 2.4 tons with a full passenger load

Technical details

Compartments 1 3 4 5 Bulk Security locker
Cargo capacity (kg) 3'402  2'268 2'268 1'377 50
Volume (m3) 10.5 7.0 7.0 5.2 0.12
Number of units 3 C 2 C 2 C    
Engines 2 CFMI CFM56-5B4-2
Wingspan (m) 34.1
Length (m) 37.6
Height (m) 11.80
Max. takeoff weight (kg) 73'500
Max. landing weight (kg) 64'500
Maximum speed (km/h) 850
Max. range with a full load (km) 3'650

Basic allocation for cargo and mail

  • 2 containers

A319-100

Airbus A319-100

Area of operation

Europe

Capacity for cargo and mail

Up to 1.7 tons with a full passenger load

Technical details

Compartments 1 4 5 Bulk Security locker
Cargo capacity (kg) 2'268  3'021 1'377 50
Volume (m3) 7.0 9.5 6.2 0.12
Number of units 2 3    
Engines 2 CFMI CFM56-5B5-2
Wingspan (m) 34.1
Length (m) 33.80
Height (m) 11.80
Max. takeoff weight (kg) 68'000
Max. landing weight (kg) 61'000
Maximum speed (km/h) 850
Max. range with a full load (km) 3'000

Basic allocation for cargo and mail

  •  Bulk compartment