BOEING 737-900

Aircraft
Name: 
737-900
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 737-900
BOEING 737-900 BBJ3
BOEING BBJ3

B739

Short to medium range airliner. Commercial service expected in 2001. Largest model of the BOEING 737 next generation. All versions have more powerful and efficient engines, improved wings and tail sections and modernized cockpits.

The B739 is member of the B737 family of aircraft. Stretched version of the BOEING 737-800 developed in order to compete with the AIRBUS A-321.

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

Technical Data
Wing span: 
34.30 m
Length: 
41.94 m
Height: 
12.60 m
Powerplant: 

2 x CFM56-7B (116,5 kN) turbofans.

Engine Model: 
CFM International CFM56
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
149 kts
Distance: 
2300 m
MTOW: 
79015 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: 
0.72
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
460 kts
MACH: 
0.79
Ceiling: 
410
Range: 
2745 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.79
ROD: 
1000 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): 
145 kts
Distance: 
1700 m

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