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McDonnell Douglas / Boeing MD-11 Intermediate Range Passenger Airliner (1990)

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FinnAir became the first operator of the McDonnell Douglas MD-11 airliner series when it introduced the type in December of 1990.

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Specifications for the
McDonnell Douglas / Boeing MD-11
Intermediate Range Passenger Airliner

Focus Model: McDonnell Douglas / Boeing MD-11
Country of Origin: United States
Manufacturer: McDonnell Douglas / Boeing - USA
Initial Year of Service: 1990
Production Total: 200

Crew: 10 + 250 to 410

Length: 200.89 ft (61.23 m)
Width: 169.49 ft (51.66 m)
Height: 57.74ft (17.60 m)
Weight (Empty): 283,975 lb (128,809 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 630,522 lb (286,000 kg)

Powerplant: 3 x Pratt & Whitney PW4460 delivering 60,000ldb OR Pratt & Whitney PW4462 delivering 62,000lbf OR General Electric CF6-80C2D1F delivering 61,500lbf.

Maximum Speed: 587 mph (945 kmh; 510 kts)
Maximum Range: 7,863 miles (12,655 km)
Service Ceiling: 45,000 ft (13,716 m; 8.5 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet-per-minute (0 m/min)

Hardpoints: 0
Armament Suite:

MD-11 - Base Series Designation; dedicated base passenger model

MD-11CF - Convertible Freighter Model

MD-11F - Dedicated Freighter Model

MD-11C - Combination Passenger / Freighter Model

MD-11ER - Extended Range Model

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