Amiot 354 Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1940
Type: Fast Reconnaissance / Medium Bomber Aircraft
National Origin: France
Manufacturer(s): Avions Amiot - France
Production Total: 56
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 4
Overall Length: 47.57 feet (14.5 meters)
Overall Width: 74.90 feet (22.83 meters)
Overall Height: 13.39 feet (4.08 meters)
Weight (Empty): 10,417 lb (4,725 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 24,912 lb (11,300 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 2 x Gnome-Rhone 14N-48/-49 14-cylinder air-cooled radial piston engines developing 1,060 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 298 mph (480 kph; 259 knots)
Maximum Range: 2,175 miles (3,500 km)
Service Ceiling: 32,808 feet (10,000 meters; 6.21 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 1,500 feet-per-minute (457 m/min)
Armament / Mission Payload
1 x 20mm cannon with 2 x 7.5mm MAC 1945 machine guns OR 3 x 7.5mm MAC 1934 machine guns (additional machine gun replaced the 20mm cannon installation.
Maximum internal bomb load of up to 2,650 lb.
Global Operators / Customers
France; Nazi Germany
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
Model 354 - Base Series Designation; based on the earlier Model 351, itself born from the Model 341 fast mail carrier; fitted with 2 x Gnome-Rhone 14N radial engines and featuring single vertical tail fin (as opposed to twin vertical tails).