Boeing 747-8I vs. Douglas DC-8-61

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Boeing 747-8I versus Douglas DC-8-61
76.25 m 250 ft 2 in length 57.10 m 187 ft 4 in
68.45 m 224 ft 7 in wingspan 45.24 m 148 ft 5 in
554.00 m2 5,963 ft2 wingarea 271.90 m2 2,927 ft2
19.35 m 63 ft 6 in height 13.11 m 43 ft
4 engines 4
296 kN 66,500 lbf thrust per engine 80 kN 18,000 lbf
1,184 kN 266,000 lbf total thrust 320 kN 72,000 lbf
448,000 kgs 988,000 lbs MTOW 147,418 kgs 325,000 lbs
14,800 km 7,992 nm range 9,408 km 5,080 nm
M0.855 cruise speed M0
467 passengers capacity 212 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).