Boeing 737-800 vs. Airbus A321-200

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Boeing 737-800 versus Airbus A321-200
39.50 m 129 ft 7 in length 44.50 m 146 ft
34.30 m 112 ft 6 in wingspan 34.10 m 111 ft 10 in
125.00 m2 1,345 ft2 wingarea 122.60 m2 1,320 ft2
12.50 m 41 ft height 11.70 m 38 ft 5 in
2 engines 2
121 kN 27,300 lbf thrust per engine 147 kN 33,000 lbf
242 kN 54,600 lbf total thrust 294 kN 66,000 lbf
79,000 kgs 174,000 lbs MTOW 93,500 kgs 206,000 lbs
5,425 km 2,930 nm range 5,000 km 2,700 nm
M0.785 cruise speed M0.78
162 passengers capacity 185 passengers
189 passengers max. capacity 230 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).