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Compulsory Reporting Points

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Hi.  Working on the IR, and I plan on filing the following route for a practice IFR flight.  Is PADRE considered a compulsory reportIng point?  What about MXE?  Thanks!!  


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  1. Grant Robarts on Sep 19, 2012

    Neither are compulsory reporting points. Compulsory reporting points are filled in black. Here is an example of a VOR that is a reporting point:

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  2. J.A. Morrison on Sep 19, 2012

    Thanks! Understand about the black versus outline. So the statement “the points used to define a route” are compulsory is made in what context? Off airway?

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