SFOerik
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"Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Tue Mar 15, 2005 4:01 am

Fellow planespotters:

The planes are touching down right in front of the airport park today due to strong winds from the east. We just saw a UAL 747-400 doing the unusual hard vectoring down the peninsula. Check out the SFO Flight Tracks website for landing patterns.

Enjoy!!!

ELS
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AMSSFO
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RE: "Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Tue Mar 15, 2005 6:01 am

Quoting Sfoerik (Thread starter):
Check out the SFO Flight Tracks website for landing patterns.

Where can I find those?
Thanks
AMK
 
jacobin777
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RE: "Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Tue Mar 15, 2005 6:05 am

is it going to be like this all day? i would take me about 60 minutes to get there from The Marina.
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as739x
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RE: "Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Tue Mar 15, 2005 6:13 am

Yeah I started a thread this morning
Attn SFO Spotter 1R Arrivals In Progress! (by As739x Mar 14 2005 in Civil Aviation)
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jacobin777
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RE: "Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Tue Mar 15, 2005 12:14 pm

Unfortunately, I arrived @ BayShore Park exactly at 2:30 p.m. (PST), and by then there was not even one flight arriving on the "1's".....they all arrived on the "28's".....I left the park @ 6:00 p.m.........no luck.  Sad

On top of that, I got the good ole' Millbrae dog sniffing squad....lol....it was funny..  Smile

That being said, KLM's 777 took off from 1R....what a BEAUTY!!!  Big grin
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EnoreFilho
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RE: "Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Tue Mar 15, 2005 11:57 pm

We'll wait for the best pictures!!!!
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DutchFlyer
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RE: "Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Wed Mar 16, 2005 12:05 am

 
SFOerik
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RE: "Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Wed Mar 16, 2005 2:06 am

Thanks DuntchFlyer for posting the link.

Also, my friend Pat will be posting the pics - his came out much better!

ELS
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squad55
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RE: "Kai Tak" At SFO Today

Wed Mar 16, 2005 4:17 am

I arrived on 1R around noon on a TED A320, it was pretty bumpy approach. Lots of turns, but not like kai tak.

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