BOEING 787-8 Dreamliner

Aircraft
Name: 
787-8 Dreamliner
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Wide
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail (Dihedral)
WTC
H
APC
C
Type Code: 
L2J
Aerodrome Reference Code: 
4E
RFF Category: 
8
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Underwing mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
BOEING 787-8 Dreamliner
BOEING Dreamliner (Srs.8)

B788

The Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner is a long range, mid-sized, wide-body, twin-engine jet airliner. The B788 is a member of the B787 series of aircraft.The 787 is the world's first airliner using composite materials for most of its construction (approx. 50 percent).

Technical Data
Wing span: 
60.10 m
Length: 
56.70 m
Height: 
16.90 m
Powerplant: 

2 x GEnx-1B (280 kN) or
2 x R-R Trent 1000 (280 kN) turbofans.

Engine Model: 
General Electric GEnx, Rolls-Royce Trent 1000
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
165 kts
Distance: 
3100 m
MTOW: 
228000 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
190 kts
ROC: 
2700 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROC: 
2000
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.79
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
490 kts
MACH: 
0.85
Ceiling: 
430
Range: 
7850 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.84
ROD: 
2600 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
300 kts
ROD: 
2800 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
220 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
140 kts
Distance: 
1520 m

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