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Airbus A310-300 CSA Model
Airbus A310-300 CSA
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Quick Statistics: Body Length - 17.00 in.[43.20 cm.] • Span - 16.00 in.[40.60 cm.] • Height - 5.80 in.[14.70 cm.]
Scale - 1:108 •Registration: OK-WAA
Era: Recent • Company: Airbus Industries
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Length: 12 in (30.48 cm)  | 
Wing Span: 11.29 in (28.68 cm)  | 
Height: 4.09 in (10.39 cm)  | 
Scale: 1:153
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Model Specific Information

The A310 first began life as the A300B10, one of a number of projected developments and derivatives of Airbus� original A300B airliner.

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While based on the larger A300, the A310 introduced a number of major changes. The fuselage was shortened by 13 frames compared to the A300B, reducing seating to around 200 to 230 passengers and a new higher aspect ratio wing of smaller span and area was developed. New and smaller horizontal tail surfaces, fly-by-wire outboard spoilers and a two crew EFIS flightdeck were incorporated, while the engine pylons were common to suit both engine options.

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The first flight of the A310 occurred on April 3 1982, after the program was launched in July 1978. Service entry was with Lufthansa in April 1983. Early production A310s did not have the small winglets that became a feature of later build A310-200s and the A310-300. The A310-300 is a longer range development of the base A310-200, and has been in production since 1985. This version can carry a further 7000kg (15,430lb) of fuel in the tailplane.

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The A310-200F freighter is available new build or as a conversion of existing aircraft (13 A310s were converted to freighters for Federal Express by Airbus partner Daimler Benz [now DaimlerChrysler] Aerospace Airbus). The A310-200C convertible passenger/freighter first entered service with Dutch operator Martinair in 1984.

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Variants



A310-200


The first A310, the 162nd Airbus off the production line, made its maiden flight in April 1982 powered by Pratt & Whitney JT9D engines. The -200 entered service with Swissair and Lufthansa a year later. Also the late series -200 also featured winglets just like the -300.

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A310-200C


A convertible version, the seats can be removed and cargo placed on the main deck.


A310-3003


First flown in July 1985, the -300 has an increased MTOW and an increase in range, provided by additional centre and horizontal stabilizer (trim-tank) fuel tanks. This model also introduced wingtip fences to improve aerodynamic efficiency, a feature that has since been retrofitted to some -200s. The aircraft entered service in 1986, again with Swissair. No production freighters of the A310 were produced. Operators such as FedEx instead adapt ex-airline A310s into freighters. Most have been the -300 version.

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A310-300C


A convertible passenger/cargo version, the seats can be removed and cargo placed on the main deck.

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A310 MRTT



A310 MRTT of the German Luftwaffe A310 MRTT:The A310 has been operated by many of the world�s airforces as a pure transport, however some are now being converted to the �Multi Role Tanker Transport� configuration by EADS, providing an aerial refueling capability. Six have been ordered; four by the German Luftwaffe and two by the Canadian Forces. Deliveries began in 2004. Three are being converted at EADS� Elbe Flugzeugwerke (EFW) in Dresden, Germany; the other three at Lufthansa Technik in Hamburg, Germany. The Chilean Air Force has recently purchased two second-hand A310s to replace its ageing 707-320 �Aguila� tanker and transports. The first was received in October 2007.

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Operators


Military operators


The A310 has been used by the armed forces of the following countries:

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Belgium - Belgian Air Component
Canada - Canadian Forces Air Command - designated CC-150 Polaris
France - French Air Force
Germany - German Air Force
Spain - Spanish Air Force
Thailand - Royal Thai Air Force
Pakistan - Pakistan Air Force

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Copyright Airliners.net, some information Copyright Aerospace Publications

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General Product Information

Our Airbus A310-300 CSA Model scale model aircraft exhibits unique, unrivaled quality and detailed design to come as close as possible to the accuracy of the actual plane. It comes standard with a robust , durable base or stand which is available in a variety of different finishes designed to match your own personal requirements including solid wood, wood with polished chrome steel supports or adjustable wood wall mount and will be ready within about 8-10 weeks from placement of order.

The A310 model airplane is made of the finest kiln dried renewable mahogany wood (commonly known as Lauan or Meranti) which has undergone many stages of carving and meticulous and careful sanding giving the beautiful finished museum quality masterpiece. Many collectors and model connoisseurs demonstrate their preference for genuine handmade and hand painted mahogany wood models rather than plastic, resin or die cast (diecast) alternatives due to the overall look and totally different feel of the item - we trust you will find the same. Our craftsmen and gifted artisans ensure that our finely handcrafted model airplanes match the precise blueprint details of the original aircraft. The A-310 model aircrafts paint scheme, markings and parts are closely matched, reflecting the original A 310 . This top-quality A310 replica will surely enthral anyone who receives this stylish desktop display as a gift. This A310 model plane is for sure one of the most appropriate and desirably collectable gifts for every aviation enthusiast and avid aircraft collector whilst also displaying a perfect resemblance to the actual Airbus A310-300 CSA Model.

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