Wingspan of a Boeing 747 airliner

Wingspan of a Boeing 747 airliner (64.4 m)



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Wingspan of a Boeing 747 airliner (64.4 m)

  • is 1/4000 of Length of the Monaco Formula 1 motor race (260 km)...more
  • is 1/500 of Narrowest width of the English Channel (32.3 km)...more
  • is 1/200 of Length of the Marina beach in Chennai, India (13 km)...more
  • is 2.5 x Length overall of the `Mayflower` sailing ship (26 m)...more
  • is 10 x Maximum length of a Reticulated Python (6.5 m)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

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