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More: Syangboche (SYH / VNSB)
More: Nepal, March 2, 2008
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9N-ADM (cn 95640) A fantastic and spectacular Airfield at 3800m. There may be thick clouds all day, or more than 10 landings on a busy day. Most of the traffic is Mil 8/17 transporting cargo. They often perform rolling landings, even with tailwind. The Airfield was built to accomodate Pilatus Porters, but unfortunately all of Nepals Porters have crashed.
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A visitor from Australia posted Mon December 29, 2008:
Awesome shot! I was in Namche 2 years ago, I didnt't get to see Syangboche but, was too sick from being at 5500m. It really is a crazy 'runway'!

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Fri July 4, 2008:
Rare but not less beautiful pic

A visitor from United States posted Wed April 16, 2008:
Can hardly believe as runway. Awesome shot!!!

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A visitor from Australia posted Fri April 11, 2008:
Nice operating environment.

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