Airbus A340-600 vs. McDonnell-Douglas DC-9-30

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Airbus A340-600 versus McDonnell-Douglas DC-9-30
75.30 m 247 ft length 36.37 m 119 ft 4 in
63.45 m 208 ft 2 in wingspan 28.47 m 93 ft 5 in
439.40 m2 4,730 ft2 wingarea 93.00 m2 1,001 ft2
17.30 m 56 ft 9 in height 8.38 m 27 ft 6 in
4 engines 2
249 kN 56,000 lbf thrust per engine 71 kN 16,000 lbf
996 kN 224,000 lbf total thrust 142 kN 32,000 lbf
368,000 kgs 811,000 lbs MTOW 54,885 kgs 121,000 lbs
13,900 km 7,506 nm range 3,095 km 1,671 nm
M0.83 cruise speed M0.77
380 passengers capacity 104 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).