McDonnell Douglas MD-90

ICAO aircraft code MD90
Manufacturer McDonnell Douglas
Country United States
New price USD 58.5 million

The McDonnell Douglas MD-90 is an American single-aisle airliner developed by McDonnell Douglas from the MD-80, itself derived from the DC-9.
After the more fuel-efficient IAE V2500 high-bypass turbofan was selected, Delta Air Lines became the launch customer on November 14, 1989.
It first flew on February 22, 1993 and the first MD-90 was delivered to Delta in February 1995.
The MD-90 competed with the Airbus A320 and the Boeing 737 Next Generation.
Its 5ft (1.4 m) longer fuselage seats 153 passengers in a mixed configuration over up to 2,455 nmi (4,547km), making it the largest DC-9 version.

Specifications

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McDonnell Douglas MD-90 specifications

General

ICAO aircraft code
MD90
Manufacturer
McDonnell Douglas
Manufactured
1995 - 2000
Country
United States
New purchase price
USD 58.5 million

Aircraft performance

Engine:
2x 2 X International Aero EnginesIAE V2525-D5
Turbofan
Power:
25,000 pound-force
Max Cruise Speed:
506 Kts
937 Km/h
Approach Speed (Vref):
138 Kts
Travel range:
2,045 Nm
3,787 Kilometers
Fuel Economy:
0.37 Nm / gallon
0.181 Km / liter
Service Ceiling:
42,000 feet
Rate of Climb:
3200 feet / minute
16.26meter / second
Take Off Distance:
2200 meter - 7,217.76 feet
Landing Distance:
1600 meter - 5,249.28 feet

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
70,760 Kg
155,997 lbs
Max Landing Weight:
64,410 Kg
141,998 lbs
Max Payload:
18,960 Kg
41,799 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
6,405 gallon
24,245 liter
Baggage Volume:
36.8 m3 / 1,300 ft3

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About the McDonnell Douglas MD-90

The McDonnell Douglas MD-90 is an American single-aisle airliner developed by McDonnell Douglas from the MD-80, itself derived from the DC-9.
After the more fuel-efficient IAE V2500 high-bypass turbofan was selected, Delta Air Lines became the launch customer on November 14, 1989.
It first flew on February 22, 1993 and the first MD-90 was delivered to Delta in February 1995.

The MD-90 competed with the Airbus A320 and the Boeing 737 Next Generation.
Its 5ft (1.4 m) longer fuselage seats 153 passengers in a mixed configuration over up to 2,455 nmi (4,547km), making it the largest DC-9 version. It kept the MD-88’s electronic flight instrument system (EFIS).
The shorter MD-95 was renamed the Boeing 717 after McDonnell Douglas merged with Boeing in 1997.
Production ended in 2000 after 116 deliveries. Delta Air Lines flew the final passenger flight on June 2, 2020.

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