cumulus
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Kai Tak 747 Video

Sat Nov 18, 2006 9:09 pm

Kai Tak been discussed a million times before, but I just thought this video demonstrates what a tight approach it is!



Cockpit Video Here!



Cockpit Video At Night Here!



(Now that's some serious flying!!)

[Edited 2006-11-18 13:13:00]
What Goes Up Must Come Down, Hopefully In One Piece!
 
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shamrock350
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RE: Kai Tak 747 Video

Sat Nov 18, 2006 9:30 pm

Cool!
I wish I could have visited there, it looked and sounded amazing!
Can someone explain to me why it was closed?
 
lailaiyyz
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RE: Kai Tak 747 Video

Sat Nov 18, 2006 11:12 pm

Quoting Shamrock350 (Reply 1):
Can someone explain to me why it was closed?

Mainly capacity issues, noise issues, economic issues including land use, restriction of height issues as land price at a premium, and slightly political issues as well.

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shamrock350
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RE: Kai Tak 747 Video

Sat Nov 18, 2006 11:27 pm

Thanks LailaiYYZ!
At least these great videos keep the airport alive.

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