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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The company said the mini excavator called TMX20, is the only mini excavator that has 2 tonnes operating weight, designed and produced in India.
Designed for carriers in the 15- to 23-ton and 20- to 29-ton operating weight class, the M17C and L20C models boast operating weights of 1,240 and 1,650 kg, respectively.
The SPD-350 padding machine has a screening area of 60 square feet and an operating weight of 83,500 pounds.
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.
As a result of this power setting, the aircraft touched down at around 230 knots, rather than the normal 135 knots at the aircraft's operating weight.
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.
Unit has an operating weight of 4,173 pounds and a maximum digging reach of 12 feet, 10 inches.
The 717's lower operating weight also reduces expensive navigation and landing fees.
Through attention to engineering and design, the Precision Conversions freighter has the lowest empty operating weight of any other 757 freighter in production today.
Contract notice:delivery of a hydraulic excavator> 15 tons operating weight.
With a maximum operating weight of 7,782 pounds, the 303E CR expands the Cat mini excavator line and gives buyers more choice in the 2.
The HL770-9A loader has an operating weight of 51,810 lb.