Terminology: Payload

Payload – As per Transport Canada’s Definition:

means all elements of the aircraft that are not necessary for flight but are carried for the purpose of fulfilling specific mission objectives. This may include such sub-systems as intelligence and surveillance assets, communication relay equipment, sensors, cargo and cameras.

Wikipedia – Payload

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