Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
This Is Interesting!  
User currently offlinePacific From Hong Kong, joined Mar 2000, 1113 posts, RR: 0
Posted (15 years 3 months 1 week 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 1376 times:

I was just looking at plastic airplane scale model boxes of SQ and JAL, both the B744 and found differences in the dimentions stated there. Here is what is written.

Length: 70.7m
Wing Span: 64.9m
Overall Height: 19.3m
Cruising Speed: 916km/h

Length: 70.6m
Wing Span: 64.4m
Overall Height: 19.3m
Average Cruising Speed: 926km/h
(The JAL box did not state "average" but the SQ box did.)

Now, here is the data from the Boeing homepage.

Wing Span: 64.4 m
Overall Length: 70.6 m
Tail Height: 19.4
Typical Cruise Speed at 35,000FT: 910km/h

The differences may be slight but I still find it interesting.

1 replies: All unread, jump to last
User currently offlineAviation Fan From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (15 years 3 months 1 week 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 1279 times:


It's really interesting.......



Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
A Third TWA Bid (this One Is Interesting) posted Fri Jan 19 2001 07:18:47 by WishIhadalife
NWA, This Is Too Much! posted Sat Dec 2 2006 15:43:33 by Lufthansa
This Is The New Fleet For Avianca! posted Mon Aug 28 2006 01:45:08 by Bongo
Drive-Thru Check In - This Is For Real.... posted Wed Jul 19 2006 04:31:44 by 'Longreach'
How To Get A 787 Into A 747LCF? This Is How... posted Mon Jun 12 2006 20:27:42 by DIA
This Is Not An A Vs B Topic posted Sun Dec 25 2005 20:15:10 by BR076
This Is What Happens When You Mess Up ... posted Tue Dec 13 2005 17:27:25 by Alberchico
Funny Situation In ACC: This Is Africa! posted Tue Nov 29 2005 17:17:01 by KLMCedric
Do You Think This Is Possible? posted Tue Oct 18 2005 14:59:43 by RootsAir
This Is Your Captain... We Are Now Snoozing. . . posted Mon May 9 2005 15:22:52 by Squirrel83