Aircraft Weighing on a Large Scale

This article appeared in the 2004 Farnborough Special of Aircraft Technology Engineering & Maintenance  All aircraft gain weight over time. In large aircraft especially, there are so many ‘nooks’ and ‘crannies’ where dirt, dust and moisture will be retained within the airframe. In addition, over the course of a number of years, service, repairs, repainting, interiors… [Read More]