British Airways use the Boeing 777-300 on routes to North America and Asia. The B777 is a long range, twin aisle airliner.
It is powered by two General Electric engines that have a diameter as wide as the Boeing 737 passenger cabin.
BA have one of the largest fleets of Triple Seven aircraft. It is a popular aircraft due to its size and fuel efficiency – they have a 20% less fuel burn than the Boeing 747.
The Boeing 777-300 differs from the 777-200 with its longer body, extra fuel tanks, a new main landing gear, reinforced nose gear and extended wing tips. The aircraft is split into four cabins: First – 14 seats, Club World – 56 seats, World Traveller Plus – 44 seats and Word Traveller – 185 seats.
Boeing 777-300 Seating Plan
Boeing 777-300 Dimensions
|Number in fleet||12|
|Passenger capacity||up to 299 (4 class)|
|Length||73.9m (242 feet 4 inches)|
|Wingspan||64.8m (212 feet 7 inches)|
|Height||18.5m (60 feet 9 inches)|
|Engines||2× General Electric 90-115B1|
|Maximum speed||950km/h (590mph, Mach 0.89)|
|Range||14,685km (9,125 miles)|