Video tip: how to calculate weight and balance

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Take the time to compute the total weight of the airplane and center of gravity (CG) before every flight, based on the number of occupants, baggage and fuel and where each item is positioned in the airplane. This week’s tip takes a look at how to compute a typical weight and balance calculation and how to verify the results are within limits.

The video clip is from Sporty’s 2022 Learn to Fly Course