BOEING 747-8

Aircraft
Name: 
747-8
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Wide
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low swept wing (Raked wings)
Tail: 
Regular tail, low set
WTC
H
APC
E
Type Code: 
L4J
RFF Category: 
10
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
BOEING 747-8

B748

The Boeing 747-8 is a widebody commercial airliner developed as a 'stretch' of the Boeing 747-400. It has a lengthened fuselage and redesigned wings and is the largest version of the 747. It is available in both passenger (747-8I) and freighter (747-8F) variants.

The B748 is member of the B747 family of aircraft.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
68.45 m
Length: 
76.25 m
Height: 
19.35 m
Powerplant: 

4 x GEnx-2B67 (296 kN).

Engine Model: 
General Electric GEnx
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
175 kts
Distance: 
3190 m
MTOW: 
447696 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
230 kts
ROC: 
2500 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
260 kts
ROC: 
2000
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
260 kts
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.85
ROC: 
1000 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
510 kts
MACH: 
0.86
Ceiling: 
430
Range: 
8000 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.85
ROD: 
1500 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROD: 
3000 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
220 kts
MCS: 
210 kts
ROD: 
1500 ft/min
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
145 kts
Distance: 
2680 m

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