Monday, July 8, 2013

(Related Update): We're coming in for a landing (hopefully)!

Related Update: I stumbled across this post from a former pilot (I guess) discussing the amazing logistics and dangers of landing at Hong Kong's Kai Tak Airport.  In his post, he links to a youtube video (here) that is a must-see if you find this topic interesting.  It's just under four minutes long, but the really amazing stuff starts at the 2:30 mark.  As an inticement to get you to visit the post and watch the video, here's a photo of what you'll see in the video:

Original Post: Here's an interesting post from the website, Listophobia.  It's a collection of 10 dangerous airport runways around the world with photos of each.  Here's one:

The other airports, and accompanying commentary, are available here (HT: RCH).