Boeing 767-300ER

Boeing 767-300ER Aircraft

General Information

Manufacturer: Boeing

Role: Wide-body jetliner

First flight: December 9, 1986

Primary airlines: American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, UPS Airlines

Passenger seating: 210-261

Models: 767-300, 767-300F 


  • Pratt & Whitney PW4000, General Electric CF6, or Rolls-Royce RB211 series engines
  • Glass cockpit
  • Increased range with greater fuel tankage and a higher maximum takeoff weight (MTOW)
  • Reduced fuel consumption by about 6.5% with upgraded mixed winglets

Fun Facts

  • The Boeing 767-300ER is sized between the single-aisle 757 and the larger, twin-aisle 777.
  • The 767-300 entered service in 1988 with American Airlines.
  • Maximum range for the 767-300ER is 5,990 nautical miles (11,070 km).
  • In 1985, the 767 became the first twin-engine airliner to receive regulatory approval for extended overseas flights.
  • The 767-300ER has the lowest operating cost per trip of any twin-aisle airplane currently in service.

Type Rating

Pilots must earn their type rating in the Boeing 767-300ER to be qualified to fly this aircraft. In most cases, the airline you fly for will get you type-rated.

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