Boeing 737-800

The Boeing 737-800 is a narrow-body, short to medium-haul commercial aircraft developed by Boeing. It belongs to the Boeing 737 Next Generation (737NG) family, which includes several variants known for their improved efficiency, enhanced performance, and updated technology.  

Cabin Features and Specifications

Seating: The 737-800 offers modern and comfortable seating options for both first class and economy class passengers. The seats are designed with ergonomic considerations to enhance passenger comfort during the flight.

Entertainment: Depending on the airline's configuration, the 737-800 may feature in-flight entertainment systems. These can include overhead monitors or personal seatback screens, offering a range of entertainment options such as movies, TV shows, and games.

Lighting: The cabin lighting is adjustable to create different moods and enhance passenger experience during different phases of the flight, such as take-off, cruising, and landing.

Section Content

Cabin Noise: The 737-800 incorporates sound-absorbing materials and advanced engineering techniques to reduce cabin noise levels, providing a quieter and more comfortable environment for passengers.

Galleys and Lavatories: The cabin is equipped with galleys to prepare and serve meals, and lavatories to cater to passengers' restroom needs. The layout and positioning of these facilities can vary depending on the airline's configuration.

Seating Comfort: The Boeing 737-800 aims to provide a comfortable flying experience for passengers. Seats typically include adjustable headrests and legroom that varies based on the airline's configuration.


Technical Information:  

Number of Aircraft:  

Max thrust per engine @ Sea Level  
CFM 56-7B26  
26,400 lb  

Passenger Capacity:  
16 (Premier World)  
129 (Economy Class)  

Max. Take-off Weight: 
3174,200 lb (79,015 kg)  

Calibration Unit:  

Maximum Range:  
3,060 nm (5,665 km)  

146,300 lb (66,500 kg)  

Typical Cruise Speed:  
Mach 0.78  

93,935 lb (42,698 kg)  

Yes – 180mins  

1,555 cu ft (44cu m)  

Min. Runway Length:  
4,000 ft - practical minimum  

RVR (Relative Visual Range):  
Cat II 100’ DH and 1,200 RVR  




Fire Category: 

Fire extinguishing system installed in forward and aft lower lobe cargo compartments. System certified for 195 minutes fire suppression (Ref: 0224-000036 - EXTENDED RANGE TWIN ENGINE OPERATIONS (ETOPS). Conforms to FAR 25.857 Class C  

ILS Category  
Cat II