The CFM56-7B is the exclusive engine for the Boeing Next-Generation single-aisle airliner. In total, over 8,000 CFM56-7B engines are in service on 737 aircraft, making it the most popular engine-aircraft combination in commercial aviation.
Who makes most reliable jet engines?
Table 2: Top Commercial Aircraft Engine Manufacturers According to North American Market Share*
|Company||Engines Produced in North America|
|3||Pratt & Whitney||1,849|
How many times has Boeing 737 crashed?
Historically, the 737-500 has been a safe plane to fly. The series it belongs to, which includes the 737-300 and 737-400, has had 19 fatal accidents over more than three decades in operation, or about one fatal accident for every four million departures, according to a 2019 Boeing report.
How much HP does a 737 have?
The power is not expressed in horsepower but the equivalent is 40,000 to 80,000 horsepower, depnding on the dngine model. Since 1985 all 737s have used CFM engines which are designed and built by a joint venture of GE and a French company that was called SNECMA but changed it’s name to Safran.
How much does a Boeing 737 engine cost?
|Aircraft model||Engine||New Price|
|Airbus A380||ROLLS-ROYCE, Engine Alliance||$350M|
|Boeing 737-700||Pratt & Whitney, GE||$74.8M|
|Boeing 737-800||Pratt & Whitney, GE, ROLLS-ROYCE||$89.1M|
|Boeing 737-900ER||Pratt & Whitney, GE||$94.6M|
How fast can a 737 fly?
Plane facts and figures
|Aircraft type||Speed in km/u*||Altitude in ft*|
|Boeing 787 Dreamliner||907||40,026|
How far can a 737 fly?
The Boeing 737 MAX is the name given to the main MAX 737-7/8/9/10 series and high-density MAX 200 variant of the Boeing 737 family. It is offered in four main variants, typically offering 138 to 230 seats and a range of 3,215 to 3,825 nmi (5,954 to 7,084 km).