14 CFR 31.14 - Weight limits.

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§ 31.14 Weight limits.

(a) The range of weights over which the balloon may be safely operated must be established.

(b)Maximum weight. The maximum weight is the highest weight at which compliance with each applicable requirement of this part is shown. The maximum weight must be established so that it is not more than -

(1) The highest weight selected by the applicant;

(2) The design maximum weight which is the highest weight at which compliance with each applicable structural loading condition of this part is shown; or

(3) The highest weight at which compliance with each applicable flight requirement of this part is shown.

(c) The information established under paragraphs (a) and (b) of this section must be made available to the pilot in accordance with § 31.81.

[Amdt. 31-3, 41 FR 55474, Dec. 20, 1976]

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  • 2016-06-13; vol. 81 # 113 - Monday, June 13, 2016
    1. 81 FR 38067 - Special Conditions: Ultramagic, S.A., Mark-32 Burner Series
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Final special conditions.
      These special conditions are effective June 13, 2016 and is applicable beginning May 25, 2016.
      14 CFR Part 31
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  • 2016-06-13; vol. 81 # 113 - Monday, June 13, 2016
    1. 81 FR 38067 - Special Conditions: Ultramagic, S.A., Mark-32 Burner Series
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Final special conditions.
      These special conditions are effective June 13, 2016 and is applicable beginning May 25, 2016.
      14 CFR Part 31