maximum take-off weight

maximum take-off weight
The maximum gross weight due to design or operational limitations at which an aircraft is permitted to take off.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • maximum take off weight — highest weight level that is allowed in order for a plane to take off safely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Take-off — rsp. Takeoff (englisch: take off, take off oder takeoff) bezeichnet: das Abheben eines Luftfahrzeuges, siehe Start (Luftfahrt) Take off Modell, ein Modell in der Entwicklungstheorie, siehe The Stages of Economic Growth: A Noncommunist Manifesto… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Assisted take off — is any system for helping aircraft into the air (as opposed to strictly under its own power). The reason it might be needed is due to the aircraft s weight exceeding the normal maximum take off weight, insufficient power, or the available runway… …   Wikipedia

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  • Maximum Takeoff Weight — The Maximum Takeoff Weight (MTOW) or Maximum Takeoff Mass of an aircraft is the maximum weight at which the pilot of the aircraft is allowed to attempt to take off, due to structural or other limits. The analogous term for rockets is Gross Lift… …   Wikipedia

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  • List of airliners by Maximum Takeoff Weight — This is a list for civilian airliners (including army civilian cargos, so C 5 Galaxy is excluded) sorted by Maximum Takeoff Weight. Considering there are many projects featuring large airliners, this list focus on the built and operational… …   Wikipedia


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