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B747-400 Cargo Information  
User currently offlineWilky From New Zealand, joined May 2000, 32 posts, RR: 0
Posted (13 years 9 months 3 weeks 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1113 times:

Hi there, I was wondering if any of the cargo handlers out there would be able to help me with the weights of the LD-1 containers as used on the 747, and also the approximate fuselage stations of the forward and aft cargo pits, along with approx floor area and weight limits.

Thanks in advance
Wilky

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User currently offlineHailstone From Germany, joined Nov 2000, 410 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (13 years 9 months 3 weeks 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1075 times:

hi wilky,

do not know so much about the ld-1, but check the jl site for weight limitations on the various positions (they're pretty good):

http://165.76.11.2/jalcargo/english/info3.html

later
olaf


User currently offlineWidebodyphotog From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 917 posts, RR: 67
Reply 2, posted (13 years 9 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1049 times:

Here ya go!

LD-1 Container:
Max allowable wgt:1587KG
Tare: 79-170KG

Fwd Containerized Hold:
Length: 497.7 IN
Fwd end STA: 894.75
Aft end STA: 1392.45


Aft Containerized Hold:
Length: 426.5 IN
Fwd end STA: 1913.00
Aft end STA: 1486.50


Floor Limitations:
Fwd Containerized Hold: 150PSF
Aft Containerized Hold: 150PSF
Bulk Compartment: 150PSF


Hope this helps some

-widebodyphotog



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User currently offlineWidebodyphotog From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 917 posts, RR: 67
Reply 3, posted (13 years 9 months 3 weeks 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 1048 times:

Sorry forgot to include the compartment limits you asked for.

F1: 7,832KG
F2: 12,412KG
F3: 8,112KG
F4: 10,816KG
BULK: 5,357KG

It is interesting to note that F1 and A1 have only 2 pallet positions and it is very easy to max out those compartments with heavy pallets. You can never load two max weight pallets in either of those compartments.

-widebodyphotog




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