Refer to the chart excerpt below, which depicts a portion of the Class B airspace surrounding Kansas City International Airport (MCI). Class B airspace extends to the surface over MCI, but you want to depart VFR from Kansas City Downtown Airport (MKC), 12 NM southeast of MCI. Your planned magnetic course is 355 degrees and you'll be climbing to 8500 feet. You inform the MKC control tower of your intended route and altitude, and Tower says, " ... Runway 1, cleared for takeoff." After departure, you are free to climb on course to 8500 feet ... true or false?






True, if Tower says, "... proceed on course."


True, if Tower says, "... proceed as requested, contact Kansas City approach on [frequency]."

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