BOEING 737-100

Aircraft
Name: 
737-100
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
M
APC
C
Type Code: 
L2J
RFF Category: 
6
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Underwing mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
BOEING 737-100

B731

The initial model of the B737 family was the 737-100. It was launched in 1968. The 737-100 was rolled out in 1967 and entered service with Lufthansa in 1968. No 737-100s remain in commercial service.

For more information, see Boeing's B737 family specifications.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
28.35 m
Length: 
28.63 m
Height: 
11.23 m
Powerplant: 

2 x P&W JT8D-7 (62.3 kN) turbofans.

Engine Model: 
Pratt & Whitney JT8D
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
145 kts
Distance: 
1800 m
MTOW: 
49950 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
175 kts
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROC: 
1500
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.68
ROC: 
500 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
420 kts
MACH: 
0.73
Ceiling: 
350
Range: 
1500 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.68
ROD: 
800 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROD: 
3500 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
210 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
140 kts
Distance: 
1400 m

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