Interim Aviation Safety Recommendations Standard Passenger Weights - Use and Validity of Standard Values

Appendix A - TSB Calculated Weights for C-FAGA on Take-off at Pelee Island (CYPT)

Aircraft basic weight 4991 lb.
Weight of fuel on departure 1735 lb.
Fuel for start/taxi -35 lb.
Weight of cargo 589 lb.
Weight of dogs 140 lb.
Actual passenger weight 2400 lb.
Gross weight on take-off 9820 lb.
Maximum gross weight in icing 8550 lb.
Excess weight 1270 lb.

Aircraft basic weight 4991 lb.
Weight of fuel on departure 1735 lb.
Fuel for start/taxi -35 lb.
Weight of cargo 589 lb.
Weight of dogs 140 lb.
Standard passenger weight 1833 lb.
Gross weight on take-off 9253 lb.
Maximum gross weight in icing 8550 lb.
Excess weight 703 lb.

Actual passenger weight 2400 lb.
Standard passenger weight (9 men at 188 pounds, 1 woman at 141 pounds)
1833 lb.
Underestimation of passenger weight 567 lb.
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