center-of-gravity limits

center-of-gravity limits

The fore-and-aft limits of the center of gravity expressed as a percentage of the mean aerodynamic chord. See center-of-gravity envelope.
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These factors include minimum control speed, refusal speed, rotation speed, lift-off speed, climb-out speed, three-engine rate of climb, decision speed, flap-retraction speeds, and center-of-gravity limits.
The release was a built-in safety feature; it might have saved the aircraft and aircrew from a dangerous situation with the load still attached to one hook and the aircraft out of center-of-gravity limits.

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