It's in the FCOM Limitations Chapter and I think that these phases are critical phases of flight and I don't want to reduce my engine performance by purposely creating a high demand for bleed air from my compressors.

Just want to seek some inputs on whether my chain of thought makes sense.

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    $\begingroup$ Yes that is about it. Bleeds can impart a significant performance penalty because of energy losses from the bleed that limit thrust. Not posting as an answer because I don't have 737-specific information. $\endgroup$
    – John K
    Commented Apr 29, 2020 at 21:58
  • $\begingroup$ alrighty thank you sir, it makes good sense and further more, if i leave my wing anti-ice on for takeoff, once it lifts off the ground, the air-ground switch sensor will shut the anti-ice. $\endgroup$
    – shogunnyan
    Commented May 1, 2020 at 5:40


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