I get this question a lot. When am I required to weigh my aircraft?
As you might expect, like so many issues surrounding aircraft, there are a multitude of correct answers depending on the circumstances. Here are a few examples:
Aircraft modifications such as updating the flight deck to cabin configurations can change your aircraft's weight by several hundred pounds. Although many times these weights are calculated, it is not unheard of to experience a favorable weight advantage when the aircraft is weighed vs. what has been calculated.
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