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BOEING 737-100

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Name 737-100
Manufacturer BOEING
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail Regular tail, mid set
WTC Medium
Type code L2J
RFF Category 6
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Position Underwing mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4

Manufacturered as:

BOEING 737-100

BOEING 737-100

BOEING 737-100 BOEING 737-100 3D


The initial model of the B737 family was the 737-100. It was launched in 1968. The 737-100 was rolled out in 1967 and entered service with Lufthansa in 1968. No 737-100s remain in commercial service.

For more information, see Boeing's B737 family specifications.

Technical Data

Wing span 28.35 m93.012 ft <br />
Length 28.63 m93.93 ft <br />
Height 11.23 m36.844 ft <br />
Powerplant 2 x P&W JT8D-7 (62.3 kN) turbofans.
Engine model Pratt & Whitney JT8D

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) 145 kts IAS 175 kts IAS 250 kts IAS 250 kts MACH 0.68 TAS 420 kts MACH 0.68 IAS 250 kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) 140 kts
Distance 1800 m ROC 1500 ft/min ROC 1500 ft/min ROC 1500 ft/min ROC 500 ft/min MACH 0.73 ROD 800 ft/min ROD 3500 ft/min MCS 210 kts Distance 1400 m
MTOW 4995049,950 kg <br />49.95 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL350 ROD ft/min APC C
WTC M Range 15001,500 nm <br />2,778,000 m <br />2,778 km <br />9,114,173.235 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving B731

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