Boeing 737-800 vs. Airbus A340-500

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Boeing 737-800 versus Airbus A340-500
39.50 m 129 ft 7 in length 67.90 m 222 ft 9 in
34.30 m 112 ft 6 in wingspan 63.45 m 208 ft 2 in
125.00 m2 1,345 ft2 wingarea 436.40 m2 4,697 ft2
12.50 m 41 ft height 17.10 m 56 ft 1 in
2 engines 4
121 kN 27,300 lbf thrust per engine 236 kN 53,000 lbf
242 kN 54,600 lbf total thrust 944 kN 212,000 lbf
79,000 kgs 174,000 lbs MTOW 368,000 kgs 811,000 lbs
5,425 km 2,930 nm range 16,700 km 9,018 nm
M0.785 cruise speed M0.83
162 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).