payload

Definitions

Aviation

  • noun the money-earning load carried by the aircraft including the passengers, baggage and freight

Cars & Driving

  • noun the revenue-earning cargo of a commercial vehicle or the weight of the cargo

Commerce

  • noun the cargo or passengers carried by a ship, train, or plane for which payment is made

Electronics

Military

  • noun ordnance and equipment carried by an aircraft
  • noun a type of ordnance delivered by a missile (such as bomblets, chemical agent, high explosive, etc.)

Travel

  • noun the load of an aircraft which produces income, i.e. the passengers and cargo
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