BOEING 737-800

Aircraft
Name: 
737-800
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
M
APC
C
Type Code: 
L2J
Aerodrome Reference Code: 
4C
RFF Category: 
7
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Underwing mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
BOEING 737-800
BOEING 737-800 BBJ2
BOEING BBJ2

B738

The B738 is member of the B737 family of aircraft. The 737-800 is a stretched version of the 737-700, and replaces the 737-400.

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

Technical Data
Wing span: 
34.32 m
Length: 
39.50 m
Height: 
12.60 m
Powerplant: 

2 x CFM56-7B (117 kN) turbofans.

Engine Model: 
CFM International CFM56
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
145 kts
Distance: 
2300 m
MTOW: 
70530 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
165 kts
ROC: 
3000 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROC: 
2000
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROC: 
2000 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.78
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
460 kts
MACH: 
0.79
Ceiling: 
410
Range: 
2000 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.78
ROD: 
800 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROD: 
3500 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
210 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
140 kts
Distance: 
1600 m

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