Boeing 787-8 vs. Airbus A340-600

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Boeing 787-8 versus Airbus A340-600
56.69 m 186 ft length 75.30 m 247 ft
60.17 m 197 ft 5 in wingspan 63.45 m 208 ft 2 in
347.00 m2 3,735 ft2 wingarea 439.40 m2 4,730 ft2
17.00 m 55 ft 9 in height 17.30 m 56 ft 9 in
2 engines 4
285 kN 64,000 lbf thrust per engine 249 kN 56,000 lbf
570 kN 128,000 lbf total thrust 996 kN 224,000 lbf
227,930 kgs 502,000 lbs MTOW 368,000 kgs 811,000 lbs
14,530 km 7,846 nm range 13,900 km 7,506 nm
M0.85 cruise speed M0.83
242 passengers capacity 380 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).