weight and balance

Weight and balance


Weight and balance chart

Weight
Balance
FAA AIM / FAR
Center of gravity
empty weight
empty moment
mean aerodynamic chord
Passengers
Baggage load
Fuel

  • AvGas
  • Jet A

performance data
weight / arm

That’s engineering

  • gravity – the force of attraction between two objects. Because the Earth has a big mass, it attracts objects to it. This is what makes objects ‘fall’ downwards.

Engineering ideas

  • weight, center of gravity, balance, graph, mean aerodynamic chord, ballast, load sheet, fuel, passengers, baggage, shift

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