Boeing 737-500 vs. Airbus A340-500

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Boeing 737-500 versus Airbus A340-500
31.00 m 101 ft 8 in length 67.90 m 222 ft 9 in
28.88 m 94 ft 9 in wingspan 63.45 m 208 ft 2 in
105.40 m2 1,135 ft2 wingarea 436.40 m2 4,697 ft2
11.13 m 36 ft 6 in height 17.10 m 56 ft 1 in
2 engines 4
89 kN 20,000 lbf thrust per engine 236 kN 53,000 lbf
178 kN 40,000 lbf total thrust 944 kN 212,000 lbf
60,000 kgs 132,000 lbs MTOW 368,000 kgs 811,000 lbs
4,444 km 2,400 nm range 16,700 km 9,018 nm
M0.73 cruise speed M0.83
108 passengers capacity 313 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).