Boeing 737-900ER vs. Airbus A340-500

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Boeing 737-900ER versus Airbus A340-500
42.10 m 138 ft 1 in length 67.90 m 222 ft 9 in
35.70 m 117 ft 1 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
126 kN 28,400 lbf thrust per engine 236 kN 53,000 lbf
252 kN 56,800 lbf total thrust 944 kN 212,000 lbf
85,130 kgs 188,000 lbs MTOW 368,000 kgs 811,000 lbs
5,990 km 3,235 nm range 16,700 km 9,018 nm
M0.791 cruise speed M0.83
180 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).