BOEING 737-500

Aircraft
Name: 
737-500
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 737-500

B735

Short range airliner. In service since 1990. Short fuselage version of 737-300 with better field and climb performance.

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

Technical Data
Wing span: 
28.80 m
Length: 
31.06 m
Height: 
11.13 m
Powerplant: 

2 x CFM56-3B4 (82 kN) or
2 x CFM56-3B1 (89 kN) turbofans,
optional derated to 82.3 kN.

Engine Model: 
CFM International CFM56
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
139 kts
Distance: 
1500 m
MTOW: 
52390 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
165 kts
ROC: 
3000 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
270 kts
ROC: 
2500
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
270 kts
ROC: 
1800 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.70
ROC: 
1000 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
430 kts
MACH: 
0.75
Ceiling: 
370
Range: 
1600 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.74
ROD: 
1000 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
270 kts
ROD: 
3500 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
210 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
128 kts
Distance: 
1400 m

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