Boeing 747-300

Airliner

Boeing 747-306M, Surinam Airways, PZ-TCM, c/n 23508 / 657 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Boeing 747-300 is a four-engined long-range widebody airliner with a capacity of maximum 608 passengers in a partial double deck configuration produced by the American manufacturer Boeing Commercial Airplanes.
The Boeing 747-300 is a development of the Boeing 747-200 with a stretched upper passenger deck and more powerful engines. The engine options are: Pratt and Whitney JT9D-7R4G2 or General Electric CF6-50E2, CF6-80C2B1, or Rolls-Royce RB211-524B2-19, RB211-524C2-19, RB211-524D4-19, RB211-524D4-39. The 747-300SR can carry up to 624 passengers.
Crew3
Passengers412 / 496, max. 660
Propulsion4 Turbofan Engines
Engine ModelRolls-Royce RB.211-524D4-19
Engine Power (each)231,3 kN52000 lbf
alternative Engine Variant
Engine ModelGeneral Electric CF6-50E2
Engine Power (each)230,4 kN51800 lbf
alternative Engine Variant
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney JT9D-7R4G2
Engine Power (each)243,5 kN54750 lbf
Speed969 km/h523 kts
  602 mph
Mmo (max. Mach)Mach 0.92
Service Ceiling13.747 m45.100 ft
Range12.401 km6.696 NM
7.706 mi.
Empty Weight173.030 kg381.530 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight340.100 kg750.000 lbs
max. Landing Weight255.800 kg564.000 lbs
Wing Span59,64 m195 ft 8 in
Wing Area511,0 m5500 ft
Length70,60 m231 ft 8 in
Height19,33 m63 ft 5 in
First Flight05.10.1982
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1983-1990
Total Production81
Developed fromBoeing 747-200
ICAO CodeB743
IATA Code743 74D 74U
FAA TCDSA20WE
Data for (Version)Boeing 747-300
Variants747-300M, 747-300SR

[Photo-ID: 276] Karsten Palt 2007-06-10
Boeing 747-306M, Surinam Airways, PZ-TCM, c/n 23508 / 657, Karsten Palt, 2007Boeing
747-306M
Surinam Airways
Reg.: PZ-TCM
c/n: 23508 / 657
 
[Amsterdam-Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)]
[Photo-ID: 132] Karsten Palt 2006-09-30
Boeing 747-312M(SF), Dragonair Cargo, B-KAA, c/n 23769 / 666, Karsten Palt, 2006Boeing
747-312M(SF)
Dragonair Cargo
Reg.: B-KAA
c/n: 23769 / 666
 
[Amsterdam-Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)]
[Photo-ID: 493] Karsten Palt 2007-09-07
Boeing 747-312M(SF), Dragonair Cargo, B-KAA, c/n 23769 / 666, Karsten Palt, 2007Boeing
747-312M(SF)
Dragonair Cargo
Reg.: B-KAA
c/n: 23769 / 666
 
[Frankfurt am Main (EDDF / FRA)]
[Photo-ID: 7805] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
Boeing 747-346, Transaero Airlines, VP-BGY, c/n 23640 / 668, Karsten Palt, 2013Boeing
747-346
Transaero Airlines
Reg.: VP-BGY
c/n: 23640 / 668
 
stored
[Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome]
[Photo-ID: 11918] Karsten Palt 2001-04-15
Boeing 747-368, Saudi Arabian Airlines, HZ-AIO, c/n 23266 / 624, Karsten Palt, 2001Boeing
747-368
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Reg.: HZ-AIO
c/n: 23266 / 624
 
was destroyed in a ground accident at KUL a few month after the photo was taken
[Berlin-Tegel (EDDT / TXL)]