Aircraft Runway Requirements

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For most of us, Runway is just a runway. It’s a strip of tarmac that’s used when an aircraft takes-off or lands. We all know that runway length is important; I did some research on the topic and found the Aircraft Runway Requirements listed below:

AircraftRunway NeededPossible Aircraft
Local Aircraft
1. Beechcraft 1900D3,395 ft (1,035 m)1051 / 1078 (97%)
2. Short 3303,247 ft (990 m)1055 / 1078 (98%)
3. Let L-410 Turbolet2,657 ft (810 m)1060 / 1078 (98%)
4. CASA C-212 Aviocar2,657 ft (810 m)1060 / 1078 (98%)
5. Dornier DO-2282,066 ft (630 m)1065 / 1078 (99%)
6. DHC-6 Twin Otter1,476 ft (450 m)1070 / 1078 (99%)
7. Cessna 208 Caravan1,476 ft (450 m)1070 / 1078 (99%)
8. Antonov An-281,181 ft (360 m)1070 / 1078 (99%)
Regional Aircraft
1. Boeing 727-2008,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
2. Boeing 727-1007,972 ft (2,431 m)746 / 1078 (69%)
3. Embraer ERJ1756,626 ft (2,020 m)869 / 1078 (81%)
4. McDonnell Douglas MD-906,495 ft (1,980 m)898 / 1078 (83%)
5. McDonnell Douglas DC-9-406,200 ft (1,890 m)916 / 1078 (85%)
6. McDonnell Douglas DC-9-106,200 ft (1,890 m)916 / 1078 (85%)
7. Boeing 7176,200 ft (1,890 m)916 / 1078 (85%)
8. Embraer ERJ1906,071 ft (1,851 m)922 / 1078 (86%)
9. McDonnell Douglas MD-816,059 ft (1,847 m)924 / 1078 (86%)
10. Bombardier CRJ10005,905 ft (1,800 m)950 / 1078 (88%)
11. Embraer ERJ1455,905 ft (1,800 m)950 / 1078 (88%)
12. Tupolev Tu-3345,787 ft (1,764 m)956 / 1078 (89%)
13. Boeing 737-200 Advanced5,610 ft (1,710 m)966 / 1078 (90%)
14. Bombardier CS3005,580 ft (1,701 m)969 / 1078 (90%)
15. Bombardier CRJ9005,550 ft (1,692 m)970 / 1078 (90%)
16. Sukhoi Superjet 100-955,462 ft (1,665 m)978 / 1078 (91%)
17. Antonov An-1485,315 ft (1,620 m)983 / 1078 (91%)
18. ACAC ARJ21-9005,167 ft (1,575 m)990 / 1078 (92%)
19. Sukhoi Superjet 100-755,111 ft (1,558 m)992 / 1078 (92%)
20. Mitsubishi MRJ90LR5,085 ft (1,550 m)993 / 1078 (92%)
21. Fokker 1005,019 ft (1,530 m)994 / 1078 (92%)
22. Mitsubishi MRJ704,788 ft (1,460 m)1015 / 1078 (94%)
23. Bombardier CRJ7004,724 ft (1,440 m)1016 / 1078 (94%)
24. Bombardier CS1004,455 ft (1,358 m)1026 / 1078 (95%)
25. ATR 724,429 ft (1,350 m)1027 / 1078 (95%)
26. Yakovlev Yak-424,429 ft (1,350 m)1027 / 1078 (95%)
27. Xian MA604,429 ft (1,350 m)1027 / 1078 (95%)
28. British Aerospace ATP3,989 ft (1,216 m)1036 / 1078 (96%)
29. Saab 20003,839 ft (1,170 m)1045 / 1078 (97%)
30. Dash 8 Q4003,839 ft (1,170 m)1045 / 1078 (97%)
31. Fokker 703,839 ft (1,170 m)1045 / 1078 (97%)
32. Dash 8 Q3003,247 ft (990 m)1055 / 1078 (98%)
33. British Aerospace BAe-1463,041 ft (927 m)1058 / 1078 (98%)
34. Antonov An-242,657 ft (810 m)1060 / 1078 (98%)
35. Antonov An-722,657 ft (810 m)1060 / 1078 (98%)
36. Ilyushin Il-114-1002,362 ft (720 m)1062 / 1078 (99%)
37. Yakovlev Yak-402,066 ft (630 m)1065 / 1078 (99%)
38. Antonov An-1402,066 ft (630 m)1065 / 1078 (99%)
39. ATR 421,476 ft (450 m)1070 / 1078 (99%)
Medium Range Aircraft
1. Concorde10,039 ft (3,061 m)389 / 1078 (36%)
2. Ilyushin Il-62M9,743 ft (2,971 m)496 / 1078 (46%)
3. McDonnell Douglas DC-8-638,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
4. McDonnell Douglas DC-10-108,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
5. Boeing 707-120B8,563 ft (2,611 m)618 / 1078 (57%)
6. Boeing 767-3008,563 ft (2,611 m)618 / 1078 (57%)
7. Airbus 3008,415 ft (2,566 m)646 / 1078 (60%)
8. Boeing 787-38,326 ft (2,538 m)660 / 1078 (61%)
9. Boeing 767-2007,972 ft (2,431 m)746 / 1078 (69%)
10. Boeing 757-3007,677 ft (2,341 m)770 / 1078 (71%)
11. Boeing 737-900ER6,791 ft (2,070 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
12. Boeing 737-9006,791 ft (2,070 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
13. Boeing 737-8006,791 ft (2,070 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
14. Airbus 3106,762 ft (2,061 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
15. Airbus 3216,525 ft (1,989 m)890 / 1078 (83%)
16. Airbus 3206,467 ft (1,971 m)898 / 1078 (83%)
17. Tupolev Tu-1546,200 ft (1,890 m)916 / 1078 (85%)
18. Tupolev Tu-2046,053 ft (1,845 m)924 / 1078 (86%)
19. Bombardier CS300ER5,757 ft (1,755 m)957 / 1078 (89%)
20. Boeing 757-2005,610 ft (1,710 m)966 / 1078 (90%)
21. Boeing 737-6005,610 ft (1,710 m)966 / 1078 (90%)
22. Boeing 737-700ER5,522 ft (1,683 m)971 / 1078 (90%)
23. Boeing 737-7005,315 ft (1,620 m)983 / 1078 (91%)
24. Airbus 3195,167 ft (1,575 m)990 / 1078 (92%)
25. Bombardier CS100ER5,019 ft (1,530 m)994 / 1078 (92%)
26. Airbus 3184,134 ft (1,260 m)1033 / 1078 (96%)
Long Range Aircraft
1. Boeing 747-4009,743 ft (2,971 m)496 / 1078 (46%)
2. Boeing 747-400ER9,743 ft (2,971 m)496 / 1078 (46%)
3. Boeing 747-3009,743 ft (2,971 m)496 / 1078 (46%)
4. Boeing 747-400M9,743 ft (2,971 m)496 / 1078 (46%)
5. Boeing 747-2009,448 ft (2,881 m)517 / 1078 (48%)
6. Airbus 340-5009,448 ft (2,881 m)517 / 1078 (48%)
7. Boeing 747-8009,419 ft (2,871 m)518 / 1078 (48%)
8. Boeing 747-1009,419 ft (2,871 m)518 / 1078 (48%)
9. Airbus 340-6009,271 ft (2,826 m)526 / 1078 (49%)
10. McDonnell Douglas MD-119,153 ft (2,791 m)547 / 1078 (51%)
11. Boeing 707-320B9,005 ft (2,746 m)560 / 1078 (52%)
12. Airbus 350-10008,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
13. Airbus 350-8008,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
14. Airbus 350-9008,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
15. Boeing 777-300ER8,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
16. Boeing 777-3008,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
17. Airbus 380-8008,770 ft (2,674 m)598 / 1078 (55%)
18. Boeing 777-200LR8,740 ft (2,665 m)599 / 1078 (56%)
19. Ilyushin Il-96-4008,710 ft (2,656 m)599 / 1078 (56%)
20. Boeing 767-300ER8,563 ft (2,611 m)618 / 1078 (57%)
21. Boeing 767-4008,563 ft (2,611 m)618 / 1078 (57%)
22. Boeing 777-2008,563 ft (2,611 m)618 / 1078 (57%)
23. Boeing 787-98,326 ft (2,538 m)660 / 1078 (61%)
24. Boeing 787-88,326 ft (2,538 m)660 / 1078 (61%)
25. Ilyushin Il-96-3008,267 ft (2,521 m)663 / 1078 (62%)
26. Airbus 340-3008,164 ft (2,489 m)712 / 1078 (66%)
27. Boeing 767-200ER7,972 ft (2,431 m)746 / 1078 (69%)
28. Lockheed L-1011-5007,087 ft (2,161 m)830 / 1078 (77%)
29. Boeing 747SP6,791 ft (2,070 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
30. Airbus 330-3006,791 ft (2,070 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
31. Airbus 330-2006,791 ft (2,070 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
Cargo Aircraft
1. Antonov An-22510,334 ft (3,151 m)363 / 1078 (34%)
2. Boeing 747 LCF10,039 ft (3,061 m)389 / 1078 (36%)
3. Boeing 747-800F9,743 ft (2,971 m)496 / 1078 (46%)
4. Boeing 747-400F9,743 ft (2,971 m)496 / 1078 (46%)
5. McDonnell Douglas MD-11F9,153 ft (2,791 m)547 / 1078 (51%)
6. Boeing 777F8,858 ft (2,701 m)587 / 1078 (54%)
7. Airbus 380-800F8,770 ft (2,674 m)598 / 1078 (55%)
8. Boeing 767-300F8,563 ft (2,611 m)618 / 1078 (57%)
9. Airbus 300F8,415 ft (2,566 m)646 / 1078 (60%)
10. Antonov An-1248,267 ft (2,521 m)663 / 1078 (62%)
11. Airbus 330-200F6,791 ft (2,070 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
12. Airbus 310-200F6,762 ft (2,061 m)862 / 1078 (80%)
13. Boeing 757-200F5,610 ft (1,710 m)966 / 1078 (90%)
14. ATR 72F4,606 ft (1,404 m)1017 / 1078 (94%)
15. Antonov An-223,839 ft (1,170 m)1045 / 1078 (97%)
16. Lockheed L-1002,961 ft (903 m)1059 / 1078 (98%)
17. ATR 42F2,952 ft (900 m)1059 / 1078 (98%)
18. Ilyushin Il-762,657 ft (810 m)1060 / 1078 (98%)
19. Ilyushin Il-114T2,362 ft (720 m)1062 / 1078 (99%)
20. Antonov An-122,066 ft (630 m)1065 / 1078 (99%)

Discalimer: This is not official requirement, it is just a result of information gathered online

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