Charter, Buy or Lease a McDonnell Douglas MD-83
The third model in the MD-80 series, the McDonnell Douglas Executive is a stretched and improved development of the McDonnell Douglas DC-9, featuring more powerful, efficient, and quieter engines, a longer range, a greater speed, and more baggage capacity and cabin space.
|Length||147.67 ft||45.01 m|
|Wing Span||107.68 ft||32.82 m|
|Height||29.49 ft||8.99 m|
|Bag. Capacity||1250.14 cu³||035.40 m³|
|Length||100.98 ft||30.78 m|
|Width||10.30 ft||3.14 m|
|Height||6.76 ft||2.06 m|
|Area||6776.88 ft³||191.90 m³|
|Price - New||-||-|
|Price - Used||-||-|
|Hourly Rate||16,500 USD||16,500 EUR|
|IFR Range||2,346 nm||4,345 km|
|Cruise Speed||435 KTAS||807 km/h|
|Certified Ceiling||37,000 ft||11,278 m|
|Rate of Climb||2,500 ft/m||762 m/m|
|Takeoff Distance||8,375 ft||2,553 m|
|Landing Distance||5,200 ft||1,585 m|
|Max Takeoff Weight||160,000 lbs||72,575 kg|
|Max Landing Weight||139,500 lbs||63,276 kg|
|Useful Weight||80,314 lbs||36,430 kg|
|Payload with Full Fuel||33,541 lbs||15,214 kg|
More about the McDonnell Douglas MD-83
The MD-83 is a variant of the MD-80, a popular medium range narrow body airliner developed in the 1960's. The MD-83 is a longer range version of the MD-80 and also supported a longer range, greater fuel capacity, and more powerful engines. The MD-83 first saw service with Alaska Airlines in 1985, and its production period ran until 1999.
Key Features of the McDonnell Douglas MD-83
The MD-83 has a maximum seating capacity of 172 in a single class configuration, or more commonly 155 in a 2-class configuration. The standard seating configuration is 5 abreast with 3 seats on the right ride of the cabin and 2 seats on the left. There are 3 fully enclosed lavatories on board, with two locations in the rear, and one located in the front. There is 1 galley on board for food and beverage preparation.
Capabilities of the McDonnell Douglas MD-83
Designed as a short to medium range jet, the MD-83 has a range of 2,900 miles at a maximum altitude of 37,000 ft. The typical cruise speed of the MD-83 is 504 mph. The aircraft has a cargo capacity of 1,235 cubic feet of cargo space, and can take off fully loaded from 8,000 foot runways.
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