I would like to learn if stated payload capabilities of Falcon Heavy includes PAF. According to Falcon User's Guide, SpaceX has two different PAF for Falcon 9. In the said document, smaller PAF doesn't have any rating for payloads heavier than 9-10 tonnes. So even if it is included, I am assuming it is the bigger (2624 mm) one.

I need this info because I need to make a mass budget for Martian mission. Do I use all the 16800 kg for payload, or I need to make room for launch vehicle adapter?



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