Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook
Aviation Supplies & Academics, Incorporated, 1999 - Transportation - 96 pages
Used extensively as a reference source for all FAA Knowledge Exams, this guide provides essential information for pilots, flight engineers, and aviation maintenance technicians. It includes a comprehensive glossary of aviation terms. This handbook is the FAA-H-8083-1, which replaces the AC91-23A handbook.
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Adverse-Loaded CG Check Aircraft Weight airfoil allowable limits Aviation baggage compartment balance computations balance control balance data balance problems balance record basic empty weight cargo hold Cargo Section center of gravity center of lift centroid Certificate Data Sheets CG in inches CG limits CG location CG range chart density altitude Determine the CG Determine the location Distance weight Divide the total engine equipment list EWCG formula Front seats gallons gross weight helicopter Ib-in inches aft installed jack large aircraft lateral CG lateral offset leading edge LEMAC load cells loaded CG longitudinal main wheels Maximum weight mean aerodynamic chord minimum fuel move the CG nose wheel pallet passengers pilot pounds ramp weight Rear seats reduction factor specific tail wheel takeoff weight tare weight TCDS Temporary ballast total moment index unusable fuel weight and balance weight and CG Weight shifted Wheel Airplane wing zero fuel weight