Gross Weight

Some articles on gross weight, weight, weights:

Variants - A330-200HGW
... In 2008, Airbus released plans for a higher gross weight version of the A330-200 to more effectively compete against the Boeing 787 Dreamliner ... had a 5 tonne increase in maximum takeoff weight, allowing a 560 kilometres (300 nmi) range increase and a 3.4 tonnes (7,500 lb) payload increase ... In mid-2012, Airbus proposed another version of the −200 with the maximum gross weight increased by 2 t to 240 t ...
Schweizer SGU 2-22 - Variants
... It featured a 450 lb (204 kg) empty weight and an 830 lb (376 kg) gross weight ... It incorporated a lengthened nose and a full canopy, along with a gross weight increase to 900 lbs (408 kg) ... SGU 2-22B The "B" model was a "standard" with the gross weight increased to 900 lbs (408 kg) ...
Trucking Industry In The United States - Rules and Regulations - Weight, Size, and Route Restrictions
... See also Federal Bridge Gross Weight Formula and National Network The FMCSA regulates the length, width, and weight limits of CMVs for interstate commercial traffic ... The federal gross weight limit for a Class 8 truck is 80,000 pounds (36,000 kg) (combined weight of truck, trailer, and cargo) ... Truck drivers are responsible for checking their own vehicle's weight, usually by paying to be weighed at a truck stop scale ...
Federal Bridge Gross Weight Formula - Bridge Collapse
... in Minneapolis brought renewed attention to the issue of truck weights and their relation to bridge stress ... gusset plates, inadequate inspections, and the extra weight of heavy construction equipment combined with the weight of rush hour traffic ... suggest truck traffic increased 216% since 1970, shortly before the federal gross weight limit for trucks was increased by 30,000 pounds (14,000 kg) ...
Limit Load
... is LL = LLF x W, where LL = limit load, LLF = limit load factor, and W = weight of the aircraft ... Limit load is constant for all weights above design gross weight ... The limit load factor is reduced if gross weight is increased ...

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