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BOEING 737 MAX 8

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B38M
Aircraft
Name 737 MAX 8
Manufacturer BOEING
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail Regular tail, mid set
WTC Medium
APC C
Type code L2J
RFF Category 7
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Position Underwing mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4


Manufacturered as:


BOEING 737 MAX 8

BOEING 737 MAX 8 BOEING 737 MAX 8 3D

Description

Narrow body short to medium range airliner, based on (and intended to replace) the BOEING 737-800 with a seating capacity of 200 and range up to 3515 NM. First commercial flight in May 2017.

This is the first aircraft of the Boeing 737 MAX family which also includes the MAX 7, MAX 9 and MAX 10. The MAX series features more efficient engines, a new type of winglets and some airframe modifications.

Technical Data

Wing span 35.9 m117.782 ft
Length 39.5 m129.593 ft
Height 12.3 m40.354 ft
Powerplant 2 x CFM International LEAP-1B (130 kN) turbofans
Engine model CFM International LEAP

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 0.79 ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 181200181,200 kg
181.2 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL410 ROD ft/min APC C
WTC M Range 35153,515 nm
6,509,780 m
6,509.78 km
21,357,545.947 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving B38M

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