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South African Airways operates two models of Airbus, the A340-300 and the A340-600. As of 2022, the company has four A340-300s and four A340-600s in its fleet. Passenger cabins are quite roomy. The A340-300 and A340-600 models can carry about 300 passengers. The aircrafts are designed to carry economy, business, and first-class passengers. Cargo area capacity of A340-600 is twice that of Boeing 747.

South African Airways includes a multitude of airplanes with a clear Airbus A340 seatmap. One of the excellent aircraft in its property is Airbus which managed to build a name in the business. Airbus A340 has a cozy Airbus A340 chair map with all the needed fixtures and facilities appropriate for hassle-free air travel. Airbus A340 belongs to Jet physical class. There is a shelf above each seat where the passengers can put their carry-on luggage. Also, it is possible to maintain the personal stuff on the knees or on the pull-out shelves that are are placed on the back of the seats. The Airbus A340 plane seating will be suitable for all types of passengers, even the finicky ones. Those who want extra space for their legs or move the seatback can adapt the seat. Each seat includes multiple channels for entertainment. unfortunately, the Economy cabin is deficient in this advantage. Each passenger can watch the videos on the specifically created screens which are distributed throughout the cabin. If you want to take pleasure in the monitor view at the most convenient angle, it is necessary to check the SAA Airbus A340 seat map ahead of time. Another bragging point of Airbus A340 is the option of of DC power outlets in the cabins. It produces 15 volts of current which is enough to charge a mobile or an MP3 player. You can ask for a cable and add it to an electric socket if needed. It is also possible to ask for an adapter. Just inform the personnel if you need the one. However, only the passengers of First and Business classes can enjoy this extra fixture. Due to a specifically designed SA, you can go to the site of a company to find out more about Airbus A340 seating. Check out which row you are going to sit in and whether your seat has near the bull's-eye window or a monitor. The South African Airways Airbus A340 seating chart may influence your comfortableness during the flight, but you can still enjoy first-class conditions irrespective of of the seat you have. If you feel stress during the flight, avoid choosing a seat near the viewport. Anyway, the crew will always help you with any worries and answer all the questions.
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  • A340-300 V.1

  • A340-300 V.2

  • A340-600

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  • Switch deck
  • Galley
  • Lavatory
  • Stairs

A340-300 V.1

AIRCRAFT OVERVIEW
The Airbus A340-300 V.1 is an aircraft produced by Airbus for South African Airways and has the following seat configuration: 0-38-0-215.

Seat map

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  • Switch deck
  • Galley
  • Lavatory
  • Stairs

Business

Seats38
Pitch73"
Width24"
Recline180°

Business class is an airline class above economy and premium economy classes with upgraded amenities, service, and seating. While business class is a significant upgrade over said economy, or the slightly cushier premium economy, it is still a step below the top-of-the-line first class on A340-300 V.1 when available.

Economy

Seats215
Pitch33-34"
Width17"
Recline3"

When you purchase an economy class ticket on A340-300 V.1, it means you are sitting in the main cabin, and not located in first or business class. Seats are smaller and packed more closely together, and in-flight services are limited. Economy class seats on domestic routes usually have a seat pitch ranging from a very tight 27 to a generous 32 inches (68.5 - 81 cm).

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  • Lavatory
  • Stairs

A340-300 V.2

AIRCRAFT OVERVIEW
The Airbus A340-300 V.2 is an aircraft produced by Airbus for South African Airways and has the following seat configuration: 0-36-0-215.

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  • Lavatory
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Business

Seats36
Pitch73"
Width24"
Recline180°

Passengers seated in business class on A340-300 V.2 can expect to enjoy a selection of premium meals and beverages. These are usually vastly superior to those offered in economy class which may not include free meals at all on some flights. You can expect a comfortable seat with more legroom but it may not fully recline on domestic flights.

Economy

Seats215
Pitch31-33"
Width17-17.5"
Recline3"

In economy class: Exit rows, aisle or window seats, and anywhere close to the front are typically considered the best seats on board. On a short business trip, you might want an aisle seat near the front of the plane so you can disembark as quickly as possible upon arrival.

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Seat map key

  • Switch deck
  • Galley
  • Lavatory
  • Stairs

A340-600

AIRCRAFT OVERVIEW
The Airbus A340-600 is an aircraft produced by Airbus for South African Airways and has the following seat configuration: 0-42-0-275.

Seat map

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Seat map key

  • Switch deck
  • Galley
  • Lavatory
  • Stairs

Business

Seats42
Pitch74"
Width24"
Recline180°

Passengers seated in business class on A340-600 can expect to enjoy a selection of premium meals and beverages. These are usually vastly superior to those offered in economy class which may not include free meals at all on some flights. You can expect a comfortable seat with more legroom but it may not fully recline on domestic flights.

Economy

Seats275
Pitch33-34"
Width17"
Recline3"

In economy class: Exit rows, aisle or window seats, and anywhere close to the front are typically considered the best seats on board. On a short business trip, you might want an aisle seat near the front of the plane so you can disembark as quickly as possible upon arrival.