Boeing 737-500 vs. Airbus A320neo

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Boeing 737-500 versus Airbus A320neo
31.00 m 101 ft 8 in length 37.57 m 123 ft 3 in
28.88 m 94 ft 9 in wingspan 35.80 m 117 ft 5 in
105.40 m2 1,135 ft2 wingarea 123.00 m2 1,324 ft2
11.13 m 36 ft 6 in height 11.76 m 38 ft 7 in
2 engines 2
89 kN 20,000 lbf thrust per engine 121 kN 27,120 lbf
178 kN 40,000 lbf total thrust 242 kN 54,240 lbf
60,000 kgs 132,000 lbs MTOW 78,000 kgs 172,000 lbs
4,444 km 2,400 nm range 6,850 km 3,699 nm
M0.73 cruise speed M0.82
108 passengers capacity 165 passengers
145 passengers max. capacity 189 passengers
Values may not be 100% accurate. Engine thrust, MTOW and range (full load) based on best options available. Passanger capacity in standard 3-class layout for widebodies and 2-class for narrowbodies (including A300, A310).