Royal Thai Air Force Saab 340 AEW

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Description: The Saab 340 AEW&C is an affordable Airborne Early Warning and Control aircraft developed in conjunction by Saab, airborne platform, and Ericsson , Erieye surveillance radar system, for the Swedish Air Force in the late 1990s. The Royal Thai Air Force currently operate 2 planes since October 2012.

Saab 340 AEW&C Specifications

Crew: 7
Number of Engines: 2
Propeller Blades: 4
Area
Wing Area: 42 square meter
Dimensions
Height: 6.97 meter (22.9 foot)
Length: 19.7 meter (65 foot)
Wingspan: 21.4 meter (70 foot)
Performance
Ceiling: 31,000 foot (9,449 meter)

Max Detection Range: 300 kilometer
Max Detection Range in Altitude: 82,000 foot
Max Range: 1,735 kilometer (937 nautical mile)
Power
Max Power at TakeOff: 3,500 shp
Speed
Cruise Speed: 523 kph (325 mph)
Weight
Max Takeoff Weight: 13,155 kilogram (29,001 pound)
Operational Weight: 8,140 kilogram

Source: deagel.com

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