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AVIATION TERMS UND AEROSPACE Mark Beaty
Some general aviation terms and definitions
The combined weight of everything on an aircraft - includes aircraft weight, passengers, fuel, oil, equipment, etc.
Standard Empty Weight
Weight of a standard airplane including unusable fuel, full operating fluids, and full oil.
Basic Empty Weight
Standard empty weight + optional equipment
Load able to be carried by an aircraft in addition to its own weight
The portion of the useful load that produces revenue - Cargo/Passengers