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User currently offlineCayman From Canada, joined Aug 2003, 905 posts, RR: 9
Posted (10 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2372 times:

I've been to Hong Kong, a stunning city to be sure---unfortunately it was after Kai Tak closed so never saw it in action. I've certainly looked at its location and marvelled at how it must have been.

Can anyone recommend a good DVD or VHS of some intersting spotting/approaches, landings at Kai Tak and where to buy it? I know there are various but if there are any that stand out as better I'd be most grateful--

Please respjnd or email me if you prefer--many thanks--

Kind regards--



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User currently offlineAeroyu From Hong Kong, joined Oct 2000, 178 posts, RR: 10
Reply 1, posted (10 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 11 hours ago) and read 2262 times:

I've searched for years but can't find a good one. Especially the scene of the final turn of the Runway 13 landing.


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User currently offline7E72004 From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 3587 posts, RR: 2
Reply 2, posted (10 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 2201 times:

Is there any sign of that airport left??


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User currently offline22886 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2001, 407 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (10 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 2160 times:

Just Planes has a new 3 disc Kai Tak DVD box set, I haven't seen it yet but I
can expect it to be the usual high standard of the Just Planes DVDs.
here's a link: http://www.justplanes.com/HKG.html

There is also a whole series of Kai Tak DVDs/videos from Airplanes in Action, these include:
- Concorde's at Kai Tak
- Crash recovery
- Emergency landing
- Final year 1997-1998
- Final Days
click on the products
here
to see the screenshots



User currently offlineChris7217 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2002, 169 posts, RR: 9
Reply 4, posted (10 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 2133 times:
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Hi guys,

I can recommend the newly released DVD by Just Planes 22886 mentioned about. 6 hours of great landings, take-offs and much much more !!!!

For a Kai Tak fan this is a MUST !  Smile


User currently offlineCayman From Canada, joined Aug 2003, 905 posts, RR: 9
Reply 5, posted (10 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 8 hours ago) and read 2069 times:

Thank you all for the responses--I'm going to try the Just Planes DVDs--heard decent things--

I was in HK in Feb--the runway is still visible but there is high density bulding all around it--you can still visualize the approach though--pretty impressive--

Kind regards,


User currently offlineSoaringadi From United States of America, joined Apr 2004, 472 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (10 years 7 months 2 weeks 3 days 8 hours ago) and read 2026 times:

Hey Cayman,
Thanx for starting this thread.... I am also one of the unlucky ones who can just see the pics. and be happy

And 22886 thanx for the suggestion.... The moment I saw it was available, I ordered the just planes dvd. Thanx a lot you guys... can't wait to see the dvd.

weather is good  Smile




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