Airbus A350-800 vs. Douglas DC-8-61

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Airbus A350-800 versus Douglas DC-8-61
60.54 m 198 ft 7 in length 57.10 m 187 ft 4 in
64.75 m 212 ft 5 in wingspan 45.24 m 148 ft 5 in
443.00 m2 4,768 ft2 wingarea 271.90 m2 2,927 ft2
17.05 m 55 ft 11 in height 13.11 m 43 ft
2 engines 4
337 kN 75,760 lbf thrust per engine 80 kN 18,000 lbf
674 kN 151,520 lbf total thrust 320 kN 72,000 lbf
248,000 kgs 547,000 lbs MTOW 147,418 kgs 325,000 lbs
15,270 km 8,246 nm range 9,408 km 5,080 nm
M0.85 cruise speed M0
280 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).