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Lockheed C-141 Starlifter (C141)


Future beer cans: C141 Starlifters being destroyed for scrap at Davis-Monthan AFB, the Air Force Material Command's (AFMC) 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (309 AMARG) - sometimes known as The Boneyard. Specifications (C-141B Starlifter) General characteristics * Crew: 5–6 * Length: 168 ft 4 in (51.3 m) * Wingspan: 160 ft 0 in (48.8 m) * Height: 39 ft 3 in (12 m) * Wing area: 3,228 ft² (300 m²) * Empty weight: 144,492 lb (65,542 kg) * Max takeoff weight: 323,100 lb (147,000 kg) * Powerplant: 4× Pratt & Whitney TF33-P-7 turbofans, 20,250 lbf (90.1 kN each) each Performance * Maximum speed: 567 mph (493 knots, 912 km/h) * Range: 2,935 mi (2,550 nm, 4,723 km) * Ferry range: 6,140 mi (5,330 nm, 9,880 km) unrefueled * Service ceiling 41,000 ft (12,500 m) * Rate of climb: 2,600 ft/min (13.2 m/s) * Wing loading: 100.1 lb/ft² (490 kg/m²) * Thrust/weight: 0.25


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