Airbus A321LR vs. Douglas DC-8-61

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Airbus A321LR versus Douglas DC-8-61
44.51 m 146 ft length 57.10 m 187 ft 4 in
35.80 m 117 ft 5 in wingspan 45.24 m 148 ft 5 in
123.00 m2 1,324 ft2 wingarea 271.90 m2 2,927 ft2
11.76 m 38 ft 7 in height 13.11 m 43 ft
2 engines 4
156 kN 35,000 lbf thrust per engine 80 kN 18,000 lbf
312 kN 70,000 lbf total thrust 320 kN 72,000 lbf
97,000 kgs 214,000 lbs MTOW 147,418 kgs 325,000 lbs
7,400 km 3,996 nm range 9,408 km 5,080 nm
M0.82 cruise speed M0
206 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).