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Boeing 737-600

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Airliner Boeing 737-600, refers to a series «737 Next Generation» and developed by «Boeing Commercial Airplanes» to replace the aircraft Boeing 737-500. As a direct competitor of the aircraft Boeing 737-600, is the European Airbus A318Brazilian Embraer 195 and Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100.

Since Boeing 737-600 aircraft designed to replace the Boeing 737-500, he wore the name while Boeing 737-500X. In the family «737 Next Generation», the aircraft Boeing 737-600, is the smallest. The length of the aircraft is 31,24 meters. It is designed to carry 110 passengers in two classes or 132 passengers odnoklassovoy complete interior.


Boeing 737-600 photo

Boeing 737-600 overseas flight

Early 1990-ies, it became clear that the new Airbus A320 I began to take a greater share of the market for single-aisle aircraft designed short and medium in routing. And in November 1993, the company «Boeing Commercial Airplanes» began work on a replacement aircraft series «737 Classic» new airliners. This program has received the name «Next Generation».

The program for the development of the aircraft itself Boeing 737-600 was launched in March 16 1996 years.

Boeing 737-600 unlike his predecessor, Boeing 737-500, was equipped with a new wing, new engines, new avionics. Modifications also undergone and empennage. Unlike other family aircraft, wing Boeing 737-600 was not equipped with winglets (winglet).


Boeing 737-600 photo salon

Boeing 737-600 Salon


On the airplane turbojet engines were installed SFM International CFM56-7B-18, each with a thrust of 86,7 kN. Also on some planes Boeing 737-600 further engines were installed SFM Internationa CFM56-7B-22s with traction 101 kN.

On airliner Boeing 737-600 installed digital avionics (EFIS), manufactured by «Honeywell». Display all flight information and evidence about the status of all on-board systems are displayed on six multifunction LCD screen. Also on the windshield of the aircraft can be installed collimator indicator or head-up display (HUD), which displays all the important information before the eyes of the pilot.

The first production Boeing 737-600, was delivered in September 18 1998, in Scandinavian airline «Scandinavian Airlines». By October 2002 years was produced and delivered to airlines 47 units of the aircraft.

Today, the production of aircraft 737-600 continues. Total air carriers were put into operation about 70 units aircraft Boeing 737-600.

Boeing 737-600 interior scheme

Boeing 737-600 interior scheme


Technical characteristics of the aircraft Boeing 737-600:


  • The first flight of Boeing 737-600: 22 1998 year in January
  • Production Years: c 1998 years
  • Length: 31,24 m.
  • Height: 12,55 m.
  • Wingspan: 34,31 m.
  • Fuselage Width: 3,76 m.
  • Empty weight: 37104 kg.
  • Wing area: 124,58 sq.m.
  • Cruising speed: 823 km / h..
  • Maximum speed: 920 km / h..
  • Ceiling: 12500 m.
  • Range: 5650 km.
  • Engines: 2 x turbofan SFM International CFM56-7B18 or CFM56-7B22s
  • Length of takeoff: 1860 m.
  • path length: 1360 m.
  • Crew: 2 people
  • Number of seats: 132 seats in economy class


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