Morane-Saulnier M.S.341/3

The Morane-Saulnier M.S.341/3 was the only entry in the M.S.340 to M.S.345 series of aircraft to see military service, and was produced in small numbers for the Armée de l'Air. The M.S.340 and its derivatives were parasol-wing monoplanes with 18 degrees of sweep back on their wings, and were produced as touring aircraft for private pilots. The M.S.341/3, which was powered by a 140hp Renault 4Pei engine was the only exception to this, and twelve were purchased by the Armée de l'Air.

Engine: Renault 4Pei engine
Power: 140hp
Wing span: 33ft 5 1/2in
Maximum Take-off Weight: 2,028lb
Max Speed: 124mph

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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (5 July 2012), Morane-Saulnier M.S.341/3 , http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/weapons_morane_saulnier_MS341.html

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