operating weight

A term used by aircraft operators that includes the empty weight of the aircraft and personnel and items always carried in the aircraft, such as flight crews and their baggage, water, oil, food, bar items, passenger consumable stores, and empty baggage containers. It excludes fuel.

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  • Dry Operating Weight — Die Artikel Treibstoffberechnung, Dry Operating Weight, Operating Weight, Take Off Weight und Landing Weight überschneiden sich thematisch. Hilf mit, die Artikel besser voneinander abzugrenzen oder zu vereinigen. Beteilige dich dazu an der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Landing Weight — Die Artikel Treibstoffberechnung, Dry Operating Weight, Operating Weight, Take Off Weight und Landing Weight überschneiden sich thematisch. Hilf mit, die Artikel besser voneinander abzugrenzen oder zu vereinigen. Beteilige dich dazu an der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Take-Off Weight — Die Artikel Treibstoffberechnung, Dry Operating Weight, Operating Weight, Take Off Weight, Startgewicht und Landing Weight überschneiden sich thematisch. Hilf mit, die Artikel besser voneinander abzugrenzen oder zu vereinigen. Beteilige dich dazu …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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