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Preface

What’s with all those trees, shrubberies, and other annoyances listed in the Notes section of the procedure?

 

1.

The list contains all identified obstacles along the departure path.

2.

Pilots are expected to visually remain clear of them.

3.

They are all located on airport property and therefore not assessed for obstacle clearance.

4.

They are the obstacles that require any non-standard takeoff minimums or departure procedures.

5.

Someone is very proud of their garden.

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