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How Much Fuel Does A 747 Use During Takeoff?

Thu Apr 11, 2002 2:48 am

As the title, does anyone know how much fuel does a 747 use from takeoff to crusiing altitude??

10%? 20%?

thanks!

Jimmy
 
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RE: How Much Fuel Does A 747 Use During Takeoff?

Thu Apr 11, 2002 3:08 pm

just had a 747-400f leaving at tow 339000kg (max 394625) climbing to 33000ft (toc) using +- 8100 kg
t/o fuel 76600kg
 
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RE: How Much Fuel Does A 747 Use During Takeoff?

Thu Apr 11, 2002 3:27 pm

For U.S.A. B747-400 full fuel load: 383809 lb/57,285gal. or Payload empty payload is: 385,000 to 410,000 lb it depends.

Big777jet


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