Go Inside The C-141 Starlifter

The C-141 Starlifter - Photo Tour

WARBIRD RADIO – Go inside the massive C-141 Starlifter!  The C-141 was once the workhorse of the Air Mobility Command.  Fully loaded the Starlifter could carry 200 troops and be modified for 30 different missions.  Today the C-5, C-17 and C-130 continue to carry out the mission of this legendary “heavy lifter”.

C-141 Starlifter – Photo Tour

Span:  160 feet
Length:  168 feet 4 inches
Height:  39 feet 3 inches
Weight:  323,100 pounds max
Engine:  Four Pratt & Whitney TF33-P-7 turbofan engine of 20,250 pounds of thrust each
Cost:  $8.1 million
Serial Number:  65-0248

Speed:  500 mph
Range:  unlimited with in-flight refueling
Service ceiling:  41,000 feet

QUICK LINK:  Museum of Aviation

Specifications courtesy of the Museum of Aviation’s website.

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