THE FAR-103 WEIGHT LIMIT

Section 16.c(2) states the following with regard to the items included in the weight limit:

16.c(2) Free Balloons. The envelope, lines, harnesses, gondola, burner and fuel tanks are included in this determination. Parachutes and all personal operating equipment and harnesses associated with their use are not included. The weight of the fuel, in the case of a hot-air balloon, or any logical amount of removable ballast, when intended for control of buoyancy of a gas balloon, is not included in the weight specified in 103.1(d).



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