operating weight

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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operating weight, track-mounted, multi-purpose, reduced tail swing radius excavator; four (4), 40,000 lbs.
Designed for carriers in the 15 to 23 tons and 20 to 29 tons operating weight class, respectively, the M17C and L20C models boast operating weights of 2,734 and 3,638 lb.
The R35Z-9 has an operating weight of 8,050 pounds and is powered by a reliable, fuel efficient 26.
Hitachi Construction Machinery has launched two rigid dump truck models--the EH3500AC-3, providing a nominal payload capacity of 181 metric tons (mt) with an operating weight of 322,000 kg; and the EH4000AC-3, rated at a 221-mt payload with operating weight of 384,000 kg.
First officer applicants must have a minimum of 2,500 hours, 1,000 of which must have been gained in multi-crew, multi-engine aircraft, fitted with modern electronic flight instrumentation systems (EFIS) with more than 10 tonnes operating weight.
Simply divide the operating weight by the gross weight, derive the square root and multiply the result by the gross weight [V.
8194; The HB880 has an operating weight of 232 kg, works with flow rates from 30-65 l/min and provides a blow rate from 755-1150 bpm for work on soft ground and a blow rate of 860-1310 bpm when working on hard ground.
Operating weight is less than 2 pounds, Easy installation means everything.
Unit has an operating weight of 4,173 pounds and a maximum digging reach of 12 feet, 10 inches.
Through attention to engineering and design, the Precision Conversions freighter has the lowest empty operating weight of any other 757 freighter in production today.
The crawler excavators are designed for an operating weight between 18 and 100 tonnes.