Watching a CNN report about cassiterite miners in Africa (World´s Untold Stories: Congo´s Tin Soldiers), i saw this astonishing airstrip amid trees and plane wrecks. It´s the busiest strip in Congo with more than 50 planes coming and going everyday. How in the world do they manage to operate in such battered tarmac and deadly environment?
Check out the landing action from 1:40 at this link:
And the take off from 6:20 at: