Topic Author
Posts: 3874
Joined: Sat Jan 19, 2002 10:43 pm

A346 And 777 Engine Comparison

Thu Jun 12, 2003 5:37 am

I was wondering if someone could give me a comparison between the engines on the A340-600 and the 777 (I am assuming that the 772 and 773 have the same engines) in size and performance.


Phil Derner Jr.
Posts: 14842
Joined: Tue Jan 17, 2006 3:38 am

RE: A346 And 777 Engine Comparison

Thu Jun 12, 2003 5:52 am

Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
Posts: 991
Joined: Tue May 29, 2001 9:51 am

RE: A346 And 777 Engine Comparison

Thu Jun 12, 2003 12:21 pm

Well, off the top of my head, the A346's engines will do 60,000 lbs. of thrust, but they're derated to 56,000 lbs. for longer life. The smallest engines on a 777 are RRs and the least amount of power per engine on a 777 is like 76,000 lbs.

The A346's engines are about as large as a 767's engines, so that should be a good starting point for comparing the two.

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Starlionblue and 2 guests

Popular Searches On

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos