How much cargo can a plane carry? According to the mathematical geniuses at the Yahoo! front page, as much as 2,600,000,000 pounds:
That’s a lot of cocaine. And one huge aircraft.
Seriously, have you ever seen anything so stupid? In truth 1.3 tonnes (that’s a metric ton, or 1000 kilograms) of cocaine were found on the plane. That’s about 2866 pounds.