BOEING 747-100

Aircraft
Name: 
747-100
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Wide
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
H
APC
D
Type Code: 
L4J
RFF Category: 
9
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Underwing mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
BOEING 747-100

B741

Long range, high capacity wide-body airliner. In service since 1970. Initial model of first generation of 747 family. Last B747-100 was delivered in 1986. More than 200 747-100 were built. Approx. 140 remained in service in 1999, mainly as freighter.

The B741 is member of the B747 family of aircraft.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
59.60 m
Length: 
70.60 m
Height: 
19.30 m
Powerplant: 

4 x P&W JT9D-7A (209.9 kN) or
4 x P&W JT9D-7F (213.5 kN) or
4 x GE CF6-45A2 (206.8 kN) turbofans.

Engine Model: 
General Electric CF6, Pratt & Whitney JT9D
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
170 kts
Distance: 
3190 m
MTOW: 
333400 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
200 kts
ROC: 
1000 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROC: 
1500
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROC: 
1000 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.82
ROC: 
1000 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
500 kts
MACH: 
0.84
Ceiling: 
450
Range: 
5300 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.84
ROD: 
1000 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROD: 
3000 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
240 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
150 kts
Distance: 
1900 m

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