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what is "heavy"?

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what is "heavy"?

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A term to describe large aircraft for purposes of air traffic control. Flight 277 Heavy, come to heading 230 flight level 320 for traffic. , referring to a plane having the capability of a gross weight in excess of 255,000 pounds (115,700 kg) whether or not they are operating at this weight during a particular phase of flight.

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