FARNBOROUGH: Boeing defines the 737 Max [Updated with video]

Nearly 11 months after launching the programme, Boeing finally revealed the 737 Max specifications. We’ll be posting video of Boeing’s full presentation shortly [update: see above], but in the meantime here is a quick snapshot of the 737 Max weight and range targets. Boeing plans to deliver the first 737 Max in 2017, allowing five years after design definition for development and certification — not bad for what Boeing calls just a re-engining programme.

MTOW (lb) Range (nm)
737-700 154,400 3,400
737 Max 7 159,400 3,800
737-800 174,200 3,080
737 Max 8 181,200 3,620
737-900ER 187,700 3,055
737 Max 9 194,700 3,595
 
Wingspan: 35.9m (110ft 4in)  
Height: 12.5m (41ft 2in)  
Cruise speed: M0.79  
Length 33.6m (737 Max 7)  
  39.5m (737 Max 8)  
  42.1m (737 Max 9)
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