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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 the Boeing 737-600 was developed to replace the Boeing 737-500, it was for some time called the Boeing 737-500X. In the 737 Next Generation family, the Boeing 737-600 is the smallest. The length of this airliner is 31,24 meters. It is designed to carry 110 passengers in two classes or 132 passengers in a single-class cabin configuration.

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 its predecessor, Boeing 737-500, was equipped with a new wing, new engines, new avionics. The tail plumage has also been modified. Unlike other aircraft of the family, the Boeing 737-600 was not equipped with a winglet.

Boeing 737-600 photo salon

Boeing 737-600 Salon

The CFM International CFM56-7B-18 turbojet engines were installed on the airliner, each with a 86,7 kN thrust. Also, on some Boeing 737-600 airplanes, CFM Internationa CFM56-7B-22s engines were installed with a 101 kN thrust.

The Boeing 737-600 airliner is equipped with the Honeywell digital avionics complex (EFIS). The output of all flight information and indications on the status of all onboard systems are displayed on six multifunctional LCD screens. 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 serial Boeing 737-600, was delivered on 18 September 1998 of the year to the Scandinavian airline Scandinavian Airlines. By October, the 2002 of the year was produced and shipped to the airline 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

Specifications aircraft Boeing 737-600:

  • First flight of Boeing 737-600: January 22 1998
  • 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 TRD CFM International CFM56-7B18 or CFM56-7B22s
  • Length of takeoff: 1860 m.
  • path length: 1360 m.
  • Crew: 2 people
  • Passenger capacity: 132 seats in economy class

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