maximum zero-fuel weight


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maximum zero-fuel weight

The maximum permissible weight of an aircraft with no disposable fuel or oil. The zero-fuel weight figure may be found either in the aircraft-type certificate data sheet, the approved aircraft flight manual, or both.
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Other standard features include improved takeoff performance with thrust reserve, increased Maximum Zero-Fuel Weight and an electronic checklist.
Airbus said the heavier version would include a 3t increase in maximum zero-fuel weight as well as maximum landing weight, with a resulting 3t increase in payload.
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