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Boeing 737-400

The Boeing 737-400 is a twin-engined short-to-medium-range narrowbody airliner with a capacity of maximum 189 passengers produced by the American manufacturer Boeing Commercial Airplanes.

The Boeing 737-400 is together with the 737-300 and the 737-500 member of the Classic-737-Family.


Specifications for the Boeing 737-400
Crew 2  
Passengers 146 / 159, max. 189  
Propulsion 2 Turbofan Engines  
Engine Model CFM Intl. CFM56-3B2  
Engine Power (each) 97,9 kN 22000 lbf
alternative Engine Variant    
Engine Model CFM Intl. CFM56-3C  
Engine Power (each) 104,5 kN 23500 lbf
Speed 933 km/h 504 kts
      580 mph
Mmo (max. Mach) Mach 0.82  
Service Ceiling 11.278 m 37.000 ft
Range 5.186 km 2.800 NM
    3.222 mi.
Empty Weight 33.650 kg 74.185 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight 68.039 kg 150.000 lbs
max. Landing Weight 56.246 kg 124.000 lbs
Wing Span 28,88 m 94 ft 9 in
Wing Area 105,4 m² 1135 ft²
Length 36,40 m 119 ft 5 in
Height 11,07 m 36 ft 4 in
First Flight 19.02.1988  
Production Status out of production  
Production Range 1988-2000  
Total Production 486  
ICAO Code B734  
IATA Code 734  
Data for (Version) Boeing 737-400  

Aircraft lost, damaged and hijacked:
Date Aircraft type Reg. Airline Location Fatal Cat.
27-Mar-17 Boeing 737-4Q8 EP-TBJ Taban Air Ardabil Airp... 0 damaged
28-Jan-17 Boeing 737-476 (SF) HK-5197 Aer Caribe Leticia-Alfr... 0 damaged
10-Dec-16 Boeing 737-46J JY-JAQ Jordan Aviation, op.for Safi Airways Kabul-Hamid ... 0 damaged
05-Aug-16 Boeing 737-476SF HA-FAX ASL Airlines Hungary Bergamo-Orio... 0 crashed
03-Nov-15 Boeing 737-4H6 AP-BJO Shaheen Air Lahore-Allam... 0 crashed
26-Oct-15 Boeing 737-4L7 ZS-OAA British Airways, opb Comair Johannesburg... 0 crashed
10-Jan-15 Boeing 737-43QSF ET-AQV Ethiopian Airlines, op.for ASKY Airlines Accra-Kotoka... 0 crashed
30-Dec-14 Boeing 737-4H6 AP-BJN Shaheen Air Lahore-Allam... 0 crashed
07-Nov-14 Boeing 737-4Y0 YA-PIE Ariana Afghan Airlines Kabul Airpor... 0 damaged
08-May-14 Boeing 737-4Y0 YA-PIB Ariana Afghan Airlines Kabul Airpor... 0 crashed
29-Apr-14 Boeing 737-476SF EI-STD Air Contractors East Midland... 0 crashed
01-Jun-12 Boeing 737-4Y0 PK-CJV Sriwijaya Air Pontianak-Su... 0 crashed
22-Apr-12 Boeing 737-4H6 AP-BJN Shaheen Air Karachi-Jinn... 0 damaged
10-Oct-11 Boeing 737-4Q8 TC-SKF Sky Airlines Antalya Airp... 0 crashed
09-Dec-10 Boeing 737-4U3 PK-GWO Garuda Jakarta-Soek... 0 destroyed
02-Nov-10 Boeing 737-4Y0 PK-LIQ Lion Air Pontianak-Su... 0 crashed
06-Jun-10 Boeing 737-4B6 CN-RMF RAM Amsterdam-Sc... 0 damaged
10-Mar-08 Boeing 737-408 PK-KKT AdamAir Batam-Hang N... 0 crashed
07-Mar-07 Boeing 737-497 PK-GZC Garuda Yogyakarta-A... 21 crashed
01-Jan-07 Boeing 737-4Q8 PK-KKW AdamAir near Pambauang 102 crashed
24-Dec-06 Boeing 737-4Y0 PK-LIJ Lion Air Ujung Pandan... 0 crashed
03-Oct-06 Boeing 737-4Y0 TC-JET THY Brindisi-Pap... 0 hijacked
09-Oct-05 Boeing 737-4Q8 VT-SID Sahara Airlines Mumbai-Chhat... 0 crashed
28-Nov-04 Boeing 737-406 PH-BTC KLM Barcelona Ai... 0 crashed
26-Mar-03 Boeing 737-4B6 CN-RNF RAM Oujda-Les An... 0 crashed
01-Feb-03 Boeing 737-4Q8 N764AS Alaska Airlines Vancouver In... 0 damaged
03-Mar-01 Boeing 737-4D7 HS-TDC Thai Airways International Bangkok Inte... 1 crashed
02-Jul-00 Boeing 737-49R N460PR Pro Air Orlando Inte... 0 damaged
27-Feb-00 Boeing 737-4Y0 PT-TEO Transbrasil Porto Alegre... 0 damaged
07-Apr-99 Boeing 737-4Q8 TC-JEP THY near Ceyhan 6 crashed
29-Oct-98 Boeing 737-4Y0 TC-JDF THY Diyarbakir A... 1 hijacked
14-Aug-98 Boeing 737-490 N799AS Alaska Airlines Juneau Inter... 0 damaged
10-Mar-96 Boeing 737-4Q8 B-2960 Hainan Airlines Zhuhai Airpo... 0 hijacked
06-Sep-95 Boeing 737-4Q8 N405KW Carnival Air Lines Miami Intern... 0 damaged
13-Apr-95 Boeing 737-4Y0 EI-CEU MarkAir Denver Inter... 0 damaged
29-Dec-94 Boeing 737-4Y0 TC-JES THY near Van Airport ... 57 crashed
27-Aug-94 Boeing 737-4Q8 TC-JEL THY Istanbul-Ata... 0 damaged
08-Jul-94 Boeing 737-4U3 PK-GWK Garuda Medan-Poloni... 0 damaged
15-Aug-93 Boeing 737-406 PH-BDS KLM Düsseldorf A... 0 hijacked
20-Sep-89 Boeing 737-401 N416US USAir New York-La ... 2 crashed
08-Jan-89 Boeing 737-4Y0 G-OBME BMA near Kegworth 47 crashed