Old 25th Mar 2011, 10:42
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the plane pretty much has to pivot about its CoG
Sorry to be pedantic, but there's no such thing as a fixed CoG in an aircraft.

It's why weight and balance calculations are so important in order to ensure your proposed CoG is within an acceptable range.
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