Airbus A340-200 vs. Boeing 787-8

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Airbus A340-200 versus Boeing 787-8
59.40 m 194 ft 10 in length 56.69 m 186 ft
60.30 m 197 ft 10 in wingspan 60.17 m 197 ft 5 in
361.60 m2 3,892 ft2 wingarea 347.00 m2 3,735 ft2
16.70 m 54 ft 9 in height 17.00 m 55 ft 9 in
4 engines 2
151 kN 34,000 lbf thrust per engine 285 kN 64,000 lbf
604 kN 136,000 lbf total thrust 570 kN 128,000 lbf
275,000 kgs 606,000 lbs MTOW 227,930 kgs 502,000 lbs
14,800 km 7,992 nm range 14,530 km 7,846 nm
M0.83 cruise speed M0.85
239 passengers capacity 242 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).