Role: Narrow-body jet airliner
First flight: February 9, 1997
Passenger seating: 126-149
Models: 737-700C, 737-700ER, 737-BBJ1
- CFM International CFM56-7B22 turbofan engines
- Split Scimitar winglets
- Glass cockpit
- Upgraded and redesigned interior configurations
- The 737 Next Generation (NG) is the name given to the 737-600, 737-700/-700ER, 737-800, and 737-900/-900ER variants.
- The first 737NG (Next Generation) to roll out was a 737−700, on December 8, 1996.
- The first 737-700 entered service in 1998 with launch customer Southwest Airlines.
- The Boeing 737-700 is the basis for the Boeing (BBJ) business jet.In January 2006, Boeing introduced the long-range version, 737-700ER.
- The Boeing 737-700 can fly with a maximum speed of 876 km/h (544 mph) and a cruising speed of 828 km/h (514 mph).
- The 737-700C is a convertible version where the seats can be removed to carry cargo instead.
Pilots must earn their type rating in the Boeing 737-700 to be qualified to fly this aircraft. In most cases, the airline you fly for will get you type-rated.
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