Airbus A380-800 vs. Airbus A340-600

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Airbus A380-800 versus Airbus A340-600
73.00 m 239 ft 6 in length 75.30 m 247 ft
79.80 m 261 ft 10 in wingspan 63.45 m 208 ft 2 in
845.00 m2 9,096 ft2 wingarea 439.40 m2 4,730 ft2
24.10 m 79 ft 1 in height 17.30 m 56 ft 9 in
4 engines 4
334 kN 75,152 lbf thrust per engine 249 kN 56,000 lbf
1,336 kN 300,608 lbf total thrust 996 kN 224,000 lbf
548,000 kgs 1,208,000 lbs MTOW 368,000 kgs 811,000 lbs
15,000 km 8,100 nm range 13,900 km 7,506 nm
M0.85 cruise speed M0.83
525 passengers capacity 380 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).