McDonnell Douglas MD-82

Aircraft Data

The MD-80 series is a mid-size, medium-range airliner, the design was the second generation of the DC-9 with two rear fuselage-mounted turbofan engines, small, highly efficient wings, and a T-tail. The aircraft has a distinctive 5 abreast seating.

The MD-82 has uprated engines that give it a better hot and high performance.

Summary data for McDonnell Douglas MD-80 MD-82
Country of originFirst flightNo. builtNo. in serviceCrewPassengers
USA19815975502130 - 172

Power

2 x Pratt & Whitney JT8D (16000 - 20000 lbf) turbofan engines.

Uses the JT8-217A, rated at 2000lb thrust


Dimensions

Dimensions for McDonnell Douglas MD-80 MD-82
Length147 ft. 10 in.
Wing Span107 ft. 10 in.
Height29 ft. 10 in.
Empty Weight77,980 lbs.
Max Weight149,500 lbs.

Performance

Performance of McDonnell Douglas MD-80 MD-82
Max Speed577 mph
Cruise Speed504 mph
Ceiling37,000 ft.
Normal Range1,500nm
Max Range2,050nm

Updated 26th November 2008

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McDonnell Douglas MD-82

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31st May 2013
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