Weight and BalanceFind the Empty Weight CG location for the following tricycle gear aircraft.Each main wheel weighs 753 pounds, nose wheel weighs 22 pounds, distance between nose wheel and main wheels is 87.5 inches, nose wheel location is +9.875 inches from the datum, with 1 gallon of hydraulic fluid at –21 inches included in the aircraft weight.EWCG is  _________________

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Weight and Balance

Find the Empty Weight CG location for the following tricycle gear aircraft.

Each main wheel weighs 753 pounds, nose wheel weighs 22 pounds, distance between nose wheel and main wheels is 87.5 inches, nose wheel location is +9.875 inches from the datum, with 1 gallon of hydraulic fluid at –21 inches included in the aircraft weight.

EWCG is  _________________

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