gross lift-off weight

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The overall weight of a spacecraft at lift-off, including the main rocket, boosters, propellant, and payload. The gross lift-off weight for the space shuttle Columbia is 2 025 000 kg.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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