Douglas DC-8-61 vs. Airbus A310-300

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Douglas DC-8-61 versus Airbus A310-300
57.10 m 187 ft 4 in length 46.66 m 153 ft 1 in
45.24 m 148 ft 5 in wingspan 43.90 m 144 ft
271.90 m2 2,927 ft2 wingarea 219.00 m2 2,357 ft2
13.11 m 43 ft height 15.80 m 51 ft 10 in
4 engines 2
80 kN 18,000 lbf thrust per engine 262 kN 59,000 lbf
320 kN 72,000 lbf total thrust 524 kN 118,000 lbf
147,418 kgs 325,000 lbs MTOW 164,000 kgs 362,000 lbs
9,408 km 5,080 nm range 9,600 km 5,184 nm
M0 cruise speed M0.82
212 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).