vywh
Posts: 278
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2002 6:37 pm

HKG Landing Route.

Wed Jul 03, 2002 10:00 pm

I need some help from professionals.Thanks.

At night (around 20:00),there are many planes flying above the Victoria Harbour.Can you tell if they're landing or taking off from the direction of their paths?I hope you can understand what I mean.

Thanks for your help!
 
VH-DAQ
Posts: 176
Joined: Thu Nov 01, 2001 9:16 pm

RE: HKG Landing Route.

Wed Jul 03, 2002 10:22 pm

im no professional, but whenever im down there you can always see over flights and from a friends house in tsim sha tsui which is on victoria harbour you can see the aircraft turning (onto finals or base or whateva, i can't remember) but yeha you get a pretty good idea.

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CXCPA
Posts: 356
Joined: Sat May 27, 2000 11:14 pm

RE: HKG Landing Route.

Thu Jul 04, 2002 3:26 pm

I am not a professional, but I can answer your question.
After taking off from the RWY 07L/R, some of the planes will fly over the Victoria Habour towards Tung Lung. Landing at VHHH do not need to fly over Victoria Habour.
 
B747-4U3
Posts: 617
Joined: Fri Jan 04, 2002 8:08 am

RE: HKG Landing Route.

Thu Jul 04, 2002 3:35 pm

When I went to HKG, I came in over Victoria Habour.
 
babaero
Posts: 416
Joined: Mon Jan 28, 2002 4:39 am

RE: HKG Landing Route.

Fri Jul 05, 2002 1:01 am

I live in central and at night a/c seem to route across the harbour rather than over the island direct. Maybe some noise abatement.

Will ask one of the CX drivers for real reason.
 
Red Panda
Posts: 1433
Joined: Wed Jun 14, 2000 12:58 pm

RE: HKG Landing Route.

Sat Jul 06, 2002 3:11 pm

acfts flying across the Habour are probably departing from 07L/R heading to Tung Lung. acfts flying over Hong Kong Isl. are probably heading towards Cheung Chau on their way to landing on 07R.

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