Our Fleet

Our Fleet

National’s fleet is a robust mix of our organic and leased aircraft. Our organic fleet consists of Boeing 757-200s for passenger services and Boeing 747-400 BCFs for cargo operations. The 757 is a twin-engine short-medium-range jetliner incorporating advanced technology for exceptional fuel efficiency, low noise levels, increased passenger comfort and top operating performance. Meanwhile the 747-400 BCF offers a wide-body, four-engine aircraft with a double deck configuration. Additional aircraft are available from our partners to meet your needs including the most commonly utilized Ilyushin IL-76s and Antonov AN-124s.


757-200

Aircraft: Passenger 757-200
Capacity (2-Class): 184 seats / 170 seats
First Class: 22 / 26
Coach: 162 / 144
Manufacturer: Boeing
Engine Type (max thrust): Rolls-Royce RB211-535E4 / 40,200 lb (179 kN)
Estimated Range: 4,000-4,500 miles - depending upon payload, guests on board and weather conditions
Max Speed: 650 MPH (1046 km/h)
Max Takeoff Weight: 255,000 lbs (115,666 kg)
Max Landing Weight: 210,000 lbs (95,254 kg)
Seat Layout: First Class: 2 x 2
Coach: 3 x 3
Seat Pitch: First Class: 38" (96.5 cm) / 43" (109 cm)
Coach: 32" (81 cm) / 34" (86 cm)
Fuel Capacity: 11,276 gal (42,684 L) estimated



747-400

Aircraft: 747-400 BCF
Cargo: Volume, Main Deck:
20,464 cu ft (579.5 cu m)
30 pallets, 96 X 125 in (244x318 cm)
Volume, Lower Deck
4,498 cu ft (127.4 cu m)
Nine pallets, 96x125 in at 407 cu ft
Volume, Bulk Cargo:
835 cu ft
Estimated Structural Payload:
250,200 lbs (113,489 kg)
Manufacturer: Boeing
Engine Type (max thrust): General Electric CF6-80C2B5F / 62,100 lb (276.23kN)
Maximum Fuel Capacity: 53,985 U.S. gal (204,349 L)
Maximum Takeoff Weight: 870,000 lb (394,625 kg)
Maximum Range: 4,100 nautical miles (7,590km)
Typical city Pairs: Hong Kong - Dubai
New York - Luxembourg
Los Angeles - Frankfurt
Typical Cruise Speed
at 35,000 feet:
0.855 Mach
567 mph (913 km/h)
Wing Span: 211 ft 5 in (64.4 m)
Overall Length: 231 ft 10 in (70.6 m)
Tail Height: 63 ft 8 in (19.4 m)