Douglas DC-8-61 vs. Boeing 787-9

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Douglas DC-8-61 versus Boeing 787-9
57.10 m 187 ft 4 in length 63.00 m 206 ft 8 in
45.24 m 148 ft 5 in wingspan 60.17 m 197 ft 5 in
271.90 m2 2,927 ft2 wingarea 347.00 m2 3,735 ft2
13.11 m 43 ft height 16.90 m 55 ft 5 in
4 engines 2
80 kN 18,000 lbf thrust per engine 316 kN 71,000 lbf
320 kN 72,000 lbf total thrust 632 kN 142,000 lbf
147,418 kgs 325,000 lbs MTOW 252,651 kgs 557,000 lbs
9,408 km 5,080 nm range 15,394 km 8,313 nm
M0 cruise speed M0.85
212 passengers capacity 280 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).