early passenger aircraft performance and weight investigation info

WEIGHT and PERFORMANCE calculations and info for early passenger aircraft for comparison and evaluation added with photographs


>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

manufacturer model year click on the image importance role
De Havilland Comet 1 1952 pax 36 production ** speed 725 range 3155 economy *** medium range jet airliner
Tupolev Tu-104A CAMEL 1958 pax 70 production ** speed 840 range 3676 economy *** medium range jet airliner
Tupolev Tu-124V COOKPOT 1964 pax 56 production *** speed 850 range 3178 economy **** short-range jet airliner
De Havilland Comet 4 1958 pax 56 production ** speed 805 range 5891 economy *** intercontinental jet airliner
Sud-Aviation Caravelle VIN 1961 pax 86 production *** speed 790 range 2183 economy *** short-range jet airliner
Sud-Aviation Super Caravelle 10B 1964 pax 99 production ** speed 800 range 2670 economy **** medium-range jet airliner
Tupolev Tu-134 1966 pax 72 production ** speed 870 range 2600 economy *** medium range jet airliner
Boeing 737-200 1968 pax 120 production **** speed 890 range 4184 economy ***** medium range jet airliner
AI(R) RJ85 Avroliner 1993 pax 85 production ** speed 747 range 4166 economy **** regional jet airliner
Vickers Super VC-10 type 1151 1965 pax 139 production ** speed 886 range 7985 economy *** long range jet airliner
Ilyushin Il-62M 1974 pax 180 production *** speed 900 range 8839 economy **** long range jet airliner
McDonnel Douglas DC-10-10 1971 pax 300 production *** speed 925 range 7800 economy **** wide-body jet airliner
Lockheed L1011-1 Tristar 1972 pax 265 production *** speed 907 range 8560 economy **** wide-body jet airliner
Airbus A330-300 1994 pax 346 production ***** speed 880 range 10918 economy **** wide body jet airliner
Boeing 777-200 1995 pax 313 production ***** speed 892 range 9371 economy *** wide body jet airliner
Boeing 787-8 2011 pax 242 production **** speed 903 range 13226 economy ***** wide body jet airliner