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Old 24th Nov 2010, 19:49   #7 (permalink)
douglas.lindsay
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
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One to watch - I took off from 09 once with a Southerly wind, which I'm sure must have been causing a downdraught(ft?) due to the high ground to the SE, as my climb performance was about half of what I normally get. The ground was wet too, which slowed the takeoff roll - thankfully no incident, but many lessons learned that day!
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