Airbus A300




https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=51D6U7lqF8M
 YouTube - Airbus A300
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airliner
$117.5 million
three
GE turbofans
2 x 61,500 lbs. ea.
198,500 lbs.
360,000 lbs.
16,600 gals.
266 passengers
177' 5"
147' 1"
520 mph
544 mph
2,570 fpm
42,000 feet
3,870 miles
10/28/72
1974




Airbus-A300

Airbus A300

The Airbus A300 is powered by two engines.  It became the first wide cabin aircraft of its type in the world.

The first Airbus A300 was produced in 1974 with production continuing until the last one came off of the assembly line in 2007.  During that period some 561 Airbus A300 aircraft of all types were produced.

Airbus A300 - Chris
Airbus A300

Chris, aka Demondriver of RC Groups, sent us the above picture.  He tells us that he built the great looking Airbus A300 for a customer. It is 84" long, has a wingspan of 72", is made from foam, and is powered by 90 mm fans. The thrust produced by the engines is about double the weight of the rc airplane. All up weight is around 7 1/2 lbs.

Chris, aka Demondriver, posted numerous videos of his Airbus A300 build on YouTube.