Correct answer is... 10380 kg. It is equal to 22883 lbs. Empty weight of Grumman HU-16 Albatross is total weight of the airframe, engine, avionics and all other systems installed by manufacturer. It is higher weight then empty speed of other aircrafts of a similar size. Average is about 4453 kg (9817 lbs).

The biggest civil aircraft has empty weight of 250,000 kg (628,000 lb), so Grumman HU-16 Albatross has 4% percent of it's weight. Typical jet airliner has about 39,500 kg (87,100 lb), so in the comparision Grumman HU-16 Albatross has 26% of aircrafts like B737 or A320.

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