Boeing 737-500 vs. McDonnell-Douglas DC-9-30

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Boeing 737-500 versus McDonnell-Douglas DC-9-30
31.00 m 101 ft 8 in length 36.37 m 119 ft 4 in
28.88 m 94 ft 9 in wingspan 28.47 m 93 ft 5 in
105.40 m2 1,135 ft2 wingarea 93.00 m2 1,001 ft2
11.13 m 36 ft 6 in height 8.38 m 27 ft 6 in
2 engines 2
89 kN 20,000 lbf thrust per engine 71 kN 16,000 lbf
178 kN 40,000 lbf total thrust 142 kN 32,000 lbf
60,000 kgs 132,000 lbs MTOW 54,885 kgs 121,000 lbs
4,444 km 2,400 nm range 3,095 km 1,671 nm
M0.73 cruise speed M0.77
108 passengers capacity 104 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).