Boeing 757-200. A photo. Video. Driving compartment. Characteristics. Reviews.
Boeing 757-200 - twin-engine, narrow-body, passenger aircraft manufactured by «Boeing Commercial Airplanes», intended for use on medium-haul in routing. Boeing 757, Was created as a replacement for the single-aisle airliner trimotored Boeing 727.
Compared with its predecessor, Boeing 757, it has become more efficient in terms of fuel efficiency. Consumption is, managed to reduce almost 20 percent, thanks to improved aerodynamics and the use of new engines.
Officially beginning of work on the Boeing aircraft 757 1978 began in August of the year. The basic version of this project, was the aircraft Boeing 757-200, 189 developed on the accommodation of passengers.
Boeing 757-200 photo salon
The first test flight of the aircraft, with turbofan engines mounted RollsRoyce RB211-535C, with traction 166,4 kN, held February 19 1982 years. After the test, December 21 1982 years, the aircraft Boeing 757-200, the FAA has received the American Certificate, of airworthiness. A month later, in January 1982 years, the aircraft was certified and in Great Britain. In 1983, the first Boeing 757-200, was put to the air carrier «Eastern Air Lines».
The first flight of Boeing 757-200, the established American engines Pratt & Whitney PW2037s, with traction 162,8 kN, was made in March 14 1984 years. And at the end of October of the same year, he was certified.
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On an airliner, a digital avionics EFIS, developed by «Rockwell Collins». To display all the necessary six multifunction displays using flight information. This avionics suite is the unification with the avionics used on widebody Boeing 767, which was developed in parallel with the Boeing 757.
The passenger cabin, in two-class configuration, Economy Plus business, which can accommodate 201 passenger seat. In odnoklassovoy, economical configuration, Boeing 757-200 allows you to take on board passengers 228.
In addition to commercial passenger version, it was developed and cargo aircraft, which received the designation Boeing 757-200PF. The aircraft is designed to carry up to 40 tonnes payload. The main difference of this model from the passenger, is the presence of the cargo door size x 3,4 2,19 meters.
On July 2011 years in operation was 673 79 aircraft units and units of the cargo version of the plane - Boeing 757-200PF. To date, the aircraft continues to be used on medium-haul routes with low passenger traffic.
Boeing 757-200 interior scheme
Technical characteristics of the aircraft Boeing 757-200:
- The first flight of Boeing 757-200: 19 1982 February year
- Production Years: c 1982 2004 year on year
- Length: 47,32 m.
- Height: 13,56 m.
- Wingspan: 38,05 m.
- Empty weight: 58390 kg.
- Maximum takeoff weight: 115900 kg.
- Wing area: 185,3 sq.m.
- Cruising speed: 850 km / h..
- Maximum speed: 914 km / h..
- Ceiling: 12800 m.
- Range: 5550 - 7270 km.
- Length of takeoff: 2350 m.
- path length: 1550 m.
- Engines: 2 x turbofan RollsRoyce RB211-535C (166,4 kN), RB211-535E4s (178,8 kN), RB211-535E4-Bs (193,5 kN), Pratt & Whitney PW2037s (162,8 kN), PW2040s (178,4 kN), PW2043s (189,5 kN)
- Crew: 2 people
- Number of seats: 228 seats in economy class
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