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Boeing 747 Freighter

Boeing 747-481(BDSF) TC-ACG Saudia - Saudi Arabian Airlines Cargo

The Boeing 747 is a wide-body commercial jet airliner and cargo aircraft.

  • Role: Wide-body, long-range jet airliner
  • National origin: United States
  • Manufacturer: Boeing Commercial Airplanes
  • First flight: February 9, 1969
  • Introduction: January 22, 1970
  • Status: In service
  • Produced: 1968–present
  • Number built: 1,502 as of January 31, 2015

Boeing 747-400F

First flight: May 4, 1993

First delivery: October 22, 1993 CargoLux

The 747-400F (Freighter) is an all freight version of the 747-400. While using the updated systems and wing design of the passenger versions, it features the original short upper deck found on the classic 747s in order to save weight.

General characteristics

  • Cockpit crew: 2
  • Cargo capacity: Main deck: 30 pallets, Lower deck: 32 LD-1 containers
  • Overall length: 231 ft 10 in (70.6 m)
  • Wingspan: 211 ft 5 in (64.4 m)
  • Overall height: 63 ft 6 in (19.4 m)
  • Operating empty weight: 364,000 lb (165,107 kg)
  • Maximum take-off weight: 875,000 lb (396,890 kg)
  • Max. payload: 248,300 lb (112,630 kg)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.845 (564 mph, 490 kn, 908 km/h)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.92 (614 mph, 988 km/h, 533 kn)
  • Range fully loaded: 4,445 nmi (8,230 km)
  • Engine (× 4): PW 4062 GE CF6-80C2B5F RR RB211-524G/H

Boeing 747-400ERF

Boeing 747-406F/ER/SCD PH-CKC KLM Cargo

First flight: September 30, 2002

First delivery: October 17, 2002 Air France

The 747-400ERF (747-400ER Freighter) is the freight version of the −400ER, launched on April 30, 2001. The 747-400ERF is similar to the 747-400F, except for increased gross weight capability which allows it to carry more cargo weight.

General characteristics

  • Cockpit crew: 2
  • Cargo capacity: Main deck: 30 pallets, Lower deck: 32 LD-1 containers
  • Overall length: 231 ft 10 in (70.6 m)
  • Wingspan: 211 ft 5 in (64.4 m)
  • Overall height: 63 ft 6 in (19.4 m)
  • Operating empty weight: 362,400 lb (164,382 kg)
  • Maximum take-off weight: 910,000 lb (412,775 kg)
  • Max. payload: 248,300 lb (112,630 kg)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.845 (564 mph, 490 kn, 908 km/h)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.92 (614 mph, 988 km/h, 533 kn)
  • Range fully loaded: 4,970 nmi (9,200 km)
  • Engine (× 4): PW 4062, GE CF6-80C2B5F

Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Boeing 787-8 PH-TFL ArkeFly

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is a long-range, mid-size wide-body, twin-engine jet airliner developed by Boeing Commercial Airplanes.

 

  • Role: Wide-body jet airliner
  • National origin: United States
  • Manufacturer: Boeing Commercial Airplanes
  • First flight: December 15, 2009
  • Introduction: October 26, 2011, with All Nippon Airways
  • Status: In service
  • Produced: 2007–present
  • Number built: 269 as of April 2015

Specifications

General characteristics

Boeing 787-8

First Flight: December 15, 2009

  • Cockpit crew: 2
  • Seating capacity: 381 (maximum)
  • Overall length: 186 ft 1 in (56.7 m)
  • Wingspan: 197 ft 3 in (60.1 m)
  • Overall height: 55 ft 6 in (16.9 m)
  • Fuselage width: 18 ft 11 in (5.77 m
  • Fuselage Height: 19 ft 7 in (5.97 m)
  • Operating empty weight: 259,500 lb (118,000 kg)
  • Maximum landing weight: 380,000 lb (172,000 kg)
  • Maximum take-off weight: 502,500 lb (228,000 kg)
  • Service ceiling: 43,000 ft (13,100 m)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.85 (567 mph, 490 knots, 913 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.90 (593 mph, 515 knots, 954 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Range fully loaded: 7,850 nmi (14,500 km; 9,030 mi)
  • Engine (× 2): General Electric GEnx-1B or Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 thrust: 64,000 lbf (280 kN)

Boeing 787-9

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner PH-BHD KLM

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner PH-BHD KLM

First Flight: September 17, 2013

  • Cockpit crew: 2
  • Seating capacity: 420 (maximum certificated)
  • Overall length: 206 ft 1 in (62.8 m)
  • Wingspan: 197 ft 3 in (60.1 m)
  • Overall height: 55 ft 10 in (17.0 m)
  • Fuselage width: 18 ft 11 in (5.77 m
  • Fuselage Height: 19 ft 7 in (5.97 m)
  • Operating empty weight: 304,000 lb (138,000 kg)
  • Maximum landing weight: 425,000 lb (193,000 kg)
  • Maximum take-off weight: 557,000 lb (253,000 kg)
  • Service ceiling: 43,000 ft (13,100 m)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.85 (567 mph, 490 knots, 913 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.90 (593 mph, 515 knots, 954 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Range fully loaded: 8,300 nmi (15,400 km; 9,550 mi)
  • Engine (× 2): General Electric GEnx-1B or Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 thrust: 71,000 lbf (320 kN)

Boeing 787-10

First Flight:

  • Cockpit crew: 2
  • Seating capacity: 323 (3-class) (maximum certificated)
  • Overall length: 224 ft 1 in (68.3 m)
  • Wingspan: 197 ft 3 in (60.1 m)
  • Overall height: 55 ft 10 in (17.0 m)
  • Fuselage width: 18 ft 11 in (5.77 m
  • Fuselage Height: 19 ft 7 in (5.97 m)
  • Operating empty weight: 304,000 lb (138,000 kg)
  • Maximum landing weight: 445,000 lb (202,000 kg)
  • Maximum take-off weight: 557,000 lb (253,000 kg)
  • Service ceiling: 43,000 ft (13,100 m)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.85 (567 mph, 490 knots, 913 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.90 (593 mph, 515 knots, 954 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Range fully loaded: 7,020 nmi (13,000 km; 8,080 mi)
  • Engine (× 2): General Electric GEnx-1B or Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 thrust: 76,000 lbf (340 kN)