Specialist Weight & Balance Services Provider

Weighing Your Aircraft with LOADMASTERS

Company LOADMASTERS Ltd.
Date 29.11.2018

Weighing Your Aircraft

We understand the importance and diversity of positioning your aircraft on the weighing equipment in a safe and time sensitive manner and have developed equipment used in conjunction with our scales to maximise the benefits to you.

As weight and balance is a specialist area we look at the available weighing techniques and use one that complies with the manufactures guidelines and suits your needs and environment.

The Experience
Once you have booked LOADMASTERS
We talk to your personnel to make sure we turn up when required
Personnel involved in the weighing are consulted to confirm aircraft
preparation state.
Equipment is set up prior to the aircraft being ready to save valuable
time for you.
Guidance is given on positioning the aircraft on our equipment to ensure
it is done in a safe efficient way.
Assistance in positioning the aircraft on the scales. The aircraft is chocked brakes are applied and tow bar removed. This
is done once the equipment has been exercised by moving aircraft on and off the scales.
A set of weight figures is taken. The aircraft attitude is verified.
The oleo extensions are also measured to be able to determine the lever arms of the wheels in this case. Once any other verification and data gathering has been carried out
such as comparison with its previous weight, the weighing equipment is
tidied up.
After some verification on the shop floor the final calculations performed. As a double check to the calculations the relevant information is entered
into a spreadsheet and then printed out onto a weighing record approval
document.
The weighing record along with any other relevant material such as a check list is handed to the customer.

Contact Company

LOADMASTERS Ltd.
4 Weyside Park
Newman Lane
Alton
HANTS
UK
GU34 2PJ
  • 44 (0) 1420 544073