BOEING 707-100

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Name 707-100
Manufacturer BOEING
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail Regular tail, mid set
WTC Medium
Type code L4J
RFF Category 7
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Position Underwing mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4

Manufacturered as:

BOEING 707-100

BOEING 707-100

BOEING 707-100 BOEING 707-100 3D


Medium to long range airliner/freighter. In service since 1958. First member of BOEINGs 707 production serie. First models with turbojets, later re-engined with JT3D turbofans. C-137/CC-137 military freighter version. The B701 is member of the B707 family of aircraft.

Technical Data

Wing span 39.9 m130.906 ft
Length 44.07 m144.587 ft
Height 12.9 m42.323 ft
Powerplant 4 x P&W JT3D-1 (76.2 kN) turbofans.
Engine model Pratt & Whitney JT3D

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
V2 (IAS) kts IAS 160 kts IAS 377 kts IAS 377 kts MACH 0.81 TAS 470 kts MACH IAS 289 kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) 130 kts
Distance m ROC 1300 ft/min ROC 1600 ft/min ROC 1400 ft/min ROC 800 ft/min MACH 0.8 ROD ft/min ROD 1640 ft/min MCS 240 kts Distance m
MTOW 8618486,184 kg
86.184 tonnes
Ceiling FL390 ROD ft/min APC C
WTC M Range 35303,530 nm
6,537,560 m
6,537.56 km
21,448,687.68 ft

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving B701

None on SKYbrary