Boeing 747-400 vs. Airbus A321-200

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Boeing 747-400 versus Airbus A321-200
70.70 m 231 ft 11 in length 44.50 m 146 ft
64.44 m 211 ft 5 in wingspan 34.10 m 111 ft 10 in
541.20 m2 5,825 ft2 wingarea 122.60 m2 1,320 ft2
19.41 m 63 ft 8 in height 11.70 m 38 ft 5 in
4 engines 2
282 kN 63,300 lbf thrust per engine 147 kN 33,000 lbf
1,128 kN 253,200 lbf total thrust 294 kN 66,000 lbf
396,900 kgs 875,000 lbs MTOW 93,500 kgs 206,000 lbs
13,400 km 7,236 nm range 5,000 km 2,700 nm
M0.85 cruise speed M0.78
416 passengers capacity 185 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).