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Data entry REAR-END SNAFU: Weighty ballsup leads to plane take-off flap


Pretty sure I read about strain sensors in the landing gear to measure weight 30 years ago in a Richard Scarry book.

Now, I'll concede that it probably wasn't the last word in aeronautical textbooks, but one assumes he did some research!

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