Airbus A340-500 vs. McDonnell-Douglas MD-11

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Airbus A340-500 versus McDonnell-Douglas MD-11
67.90 m 222 ft 9 in length 61.21 m 200 ft 10 in
63.45 m 208 ft 2 in wingspan 51.66 m 169 ft 6 in
436.40 m2 4,697 ft2 wingarea 338.90 m2 3,648 ft2
17.10 m 56 ft 1 in height 17.60 m 57 ft 9 in
4 engines 3
236 kN 53,000 lbf thrust per engine 276 kN 62,000 lbf
944 kN 212,000 lbf total thrust 828 kN 186,000 lbf
368,000 kgs 811,000 lbs MTOW 285,990 kgs 631,000 lbs
16,700 km 9,018 nm range 12,600 km 6,804 nm
M0.83 cruise speed M0.84
313 passengers capacity 298 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).