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| A visitor from United Kingdom posted Wed June 27, 2012:|
The instruments are not off if you look closely at the top left one, it's just the camera doesn't pick their displays up properly
| A visitor from - posted Fri January 13, 2012:|
Glass cockpit instruments off? what a impressive landing!
| A visitor from Brazil posted Mon November 1, 2010:|
Kai Tak was just easy...
| A visitor from - posted Fri May 14, 2010:|
Gear down! Amazing shot! Very short final!
| A visitor from - posted Thu October 15, 2009:|
So close !
Greetings from Argentina
| A visitor from - posted Sun May 17, 2009:|
Yeah, the runway is so close of Sugar Loaf...
| A visitor from Croatia posted Tue March 24, 2009:|
With gear turned down?
| A visitor from - posted Tue January 20, 2009:|
Amazing!!! Beatiful shot... Thank you for sharing this absolutely fantastic landscape!
| A visitor from United States posted Fri November 9, 2007:|
WOW...This cockpit looks brand new! Can't believe it's a -300! Kudos Varig.
| A visitor from United States posted Sat October 27, 2007:|
| A visitor from Brazil posted Mon May 7, 2007:|
Fantastic! great job on cokpit
| A visitor from Brazil posted Fri February 16, 2007:|
| A visitor from Belgium posted Wed January 3, 2007:|
| A visitor from Austria posted Wed December 27, 2006:|
Great Picture !
| A visitor from Brazil posted Wed December 13, 2006:|
Full flaps, gear down and locked, Autobrake set 3, Ground Speed 151 knots! You can choose the approach: swerve the sugar loaf or over the Rio-Niteroi bridge! Anyway, astonishing.
| A visitor from Netherlands Antilles posted Sun November 12, 2006:|
Great picture, although it must be a little scarry for the passengers with the plane passing so close by Sugar Loaf. And about the view, it's just magnificent. It's a pity the runway cannot be seen. Congratulations, it's an A-1 picture. It gives a lot to enjoy.
| A visitor from United States posted Mon October 30, 2006:|
That has got to be one amazing spotting location. I think i will be going there next summer!
| A visitor from Brazil posted Sun October 15, 2006:|
In 11th January 2003 I was in a flight from SBFZ (FOR) gearing to SBRJ (SDU) and I can say by experience that all the procedure, from approach to landing, is one of the most frightening experiences I had in my life. The feeling about colliding against the Sugar Loaf and the descent where you don't see the runway and it seems you'll crash land on the sea of the Guanabara bay... Oh, boy... Great picture, but one needs to be in the airplane to _feel_ the G force of the photo.
| A visitor from Brazil posted Sat October 7, 2006:|
Awesome shot! I wish I could be there! Congrets!
| A visitor from United States posted Fri October 6, 2006:|
Amazing! That copit looks very modern for a -300. Sugar Loaf has seen its share of planes flying by very close!
| A visitor from Hong Kong posted Thu October 5, 2006:|
| A visitor from Spain posted Thu October 5, 2006:|
Turn! turn! turn!
| A visitor from Ireland posted Thu October 5, 2006:|
I entered this bay so many times...as sea master! Sailors admired Sugar Loaf too, but from sea level !
| A visitor from Brazil posted Thu October 5, 2006:|
Lalandja, lalandja... Amazing shot!
| A visitor from Netherlands posted Wed October 4, 2006:|
No doubt one of the most, if not the most, spectacular traffic patterns in the world. In one of the most beautiful countries of the world. Requires a skilled and accurate pilot flying. 5 stars.
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