Space Cargo Physics 101

Do cargo-hauling astronauts really lift 15 tons?, MSNBC

"Counting the containers as payload makes about as much sense as the post office charging you postage for the weight of the mailbox, or an airline assigning the weight of your seat to your baggage allowance. Its probably not a deliberate deception, but the figures do border on the bogus."

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