747-8 Freighter Fact Sheet by JoeyVagana

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Boeing 747-8 Freighter

Brief Description:                 Compared one on one, the 747-8 Freighter has no
                                   competitors. The 747-8 Freighter provides the lowest
                                   ton-mile costs of any freighter, giving operators
                                   unmatched profit potential.

Maximum Payload Capacity: 154 tons (140 tonnes)

Range:                             4,390 nautical miles (8,130 km)

Height:                            63 ft 6 in (19.5 m)

Wing Span:                         224 ft 7 in (68.5 m)

Length:                            250 ft 2 in (76.4 m)

Cruise Speed:                      Mach 0.84

Maximum Takeoff Weight:            975,000 pounds (442,250 kg)

Engine:                            General Electric GEnx-2B67 (66,500 lb thrust)


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April 2009
Contact: Boeing Airplane Programs Communications, +1 (425) 294-2002

								
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