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Introducing Saab 340B+ freighters

C&L Aviation Services has completed a cargo conversion on a Saab 340B+ at the company’s Maine-based MRO facility. According to the C&L Aviation Group company, this is the first B+ model in the world to be converted for cargo operations.


The operator, which has taken possession of this aircraft, has signed an agreement with C&L to complete an additional five conversions in 2021 and 2022.


For the conversion, C&L used an EASA- and FAA-approved conversion kit provided by Sweden-based Täby Air Maintenance’s, C&L’s partner in conversions since the two companies signed an agreement in 2018.


The Saab 340B+ models are aircraft with production serial numbers from 340-360 to 340-459. They feature low acquisition costs, a maximum cargo volume of 36 cbm and a maximum payload of 4,230 kg. (ah)




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