AI744LR From Thailand, joined May 2001, 106 posts, RR: 0 Posted (13 years 7 months 2 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 1221 times:
Did airlines assign Kai Tak to a selected group of pilots only? I have always wondered this because of the skills required to land at Kai Tak. Not only the mountainous surroundings, but also the rough weather, made Kai Tak one of the most challenging airports in the world.
What about "go arounds?" Kai Tak must have been the leader in GAs. Anyone know about this?