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Surf Air: New flight path will avoid Midpeninsula

Original post made on Apr 27, 2016

Surf Air representatives say they have identified an alternative flight path that would put their planes, and the noise of their turboprop engines, over the Bay during much of their approach to the San Carlos Airport whenever they have clear visibility.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 11:55 AM

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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Apr 27, 2016 at 12:16 pm

Great work SurFAir and others.

Thanks.

Be aware that the planned turn point and altitude at the Dumbarton bridge is very close to the standard departure route from PAO.


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Posted by pearl
a resident of another community
on Apr 27, 2016 at 1:34 pm

pearl is a registered user.

Pleased to see some progress being made on this noise issue.


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Posted by Winnie R
a resident of Menlo Park: Linfield Oaks
on Apr 27, 2016 at 2:19 pm

How will this effect the others whining about noise in different areas, allegedly from SA?


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Posted by musical
a resident of another community
on Apr 27, 2016 at 7:13 pm

Hey, I have an idea. Let's build 400 new homes right under this approach path, say about one and a half miles from the runway. 400 is also the number of feet altitude Surf Air will cross them at on a 3-degree glide slope.


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Posted by Menlo Voter.
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Apr 27, 2016 at 7:53 pm

Menlo Voter. is a registered user.

musical:

That's a great idea. Then they can complain too.


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Posted by wtbKC
a resident of another community
on Apr 27, 2016 at 9:04 pm

It's called Blu Harbor, where Pete's was.


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Posted by musical
a resident of another community
on Apr 27, 2016 at 9:06 pm

oops, verification code in the name box


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