relocated threshold

relocated threshold

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An area preceding the runway arrows unusable for takeoff or landing. Relocated thresholds are frequently used temporarily during airport construction and/or maintenance.
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The tight chevrons in yellow prior to the displacement are a Relocated Threshold. This shortens the runway for takeoff and landing.
The fat chevrons prior to the relocated threshold make a blast pad.