Here's some interesting data for the A380F. Mind you, these are prelim figures, and apply only to the Trent 977 powered models [the GP7277 models have slightly better performance figures]. However they should give you a pretty good idea of what the actual data is going to be. This data was published by Airbus on http://www.airbus.com
--> A380 Airplane Characteristics.
Length:72.73m [239 ft]
Span: 79.75m [262 ft]
Height: 24.10 [79 ft] . . . [cg maximum forward]
MTOW: 590.000 kg [1.300.727 lb]
MLW: 427.000 kg [941.374 lb]
OEW: 252.080 kg [555.741 lb]
Payload: 149.920 kg [330.517 lb]
Payload Volume: 1.467 m3 [51.802 ft3]
Usable Fuel: 310.000 l [82.000 US gal]
Usable Fuel: [d = 0.785]: 243.350 kg [536.495 lb]
Range @ 149.920 kg payload!: 10.500 km [5.675 nm]
Range @ 110.000 kg payload: 13.600 km [7.350 nm]
Range @ 90.000 kg payload: 15.300 km [8.270 nm] = max fuel, MTOW
Range, no payload [ferry range]: 18.500 km [10.000 nm].
Take-off runway length required @ MTOW:
@ ISA: 2.750m [9.020ft]
@ ISA + 2.000ft: 3.400m [11.150ft]
@ ISA + 4.000ft: 3.900m [12.800ft]
@ ISA + 15 deg C: 3.050m [10.000 ft]
@ ISA + 15 deg C + 2.000ft: 3.400m [11.150 ft]
@ ISA + 15 deg C + 4.000ft: 4.200m [13.780 ft]
ISA = standard atmosphere: Alt. 0 m [0 ft], Temp 15 deg C [59 F], QNH 1013.25 mb [29.921 in Hg]
MTOW = Maximum Take-Off Weight
MLW = Maximum Landing Weight
OEW = Operating Empty Weight
So much for the 20.000ft take-off length rumours . . . just B/S!
Would enjoy if someone could post similar data for the 744F and/or 744ERF.
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