Daily Archives: July 14, 2010

Video: Landing the Checkboard approach to Hong Kong Kai Tak airport

Hong Kong’s old Kai Tak airport shut down in 1998, but its memories will remain for a long time. One of the most famous memories of Kai Tak, thrilling and yet terrifying, was the approach to Runway 13. Be you a pilot or a passenger, you either loved it or were terrified by it. There was no middle ground. To …

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