Landing at the most dangerous runway 13 at Kai Tak Airport, the checkerboard hill was used as a visual reference.

Landing at the most dangerous runway 13 at Kai Tak Airport, the checkerboard hill was used as a visual reference.

HKG Approach - Looks almost like a Biblical Apocalypse scene. Parents of friends have told me about this old airport. It was in the middle of the city!

HKG Approach - Looks almost like a Biblical Apocalypse scene. Parents of friends have told me about this old airport. It was in the middle of the city!

One of the most beautiful sights at Kai Tak -- Air France's retired Concorde makes an elegant takeoff.

Breathtaking photos of Hong Kong airport glory days

One of the most beautiful sights at Kai Tak -- Air France's retired Concorde makes an elegant takeoff.

Photos: Boeing 747-430 | ✈ Follow civil aviation on AerialTimes. Visit our boards on pinterest.com/aerialtimes or like us on www.facebook.com/aerialtimes

Photos: Boeing 747-430 | ✈ Follow civil aviation on AerialTimes. Visit our boards on pinterest.com/aerialtimes or like us on www.facebook.com/aerialtimes

Plane flying over residential buildings before Kai Tak Airport was closed down, Hong Kong, China

Plane flying over residential buildings before Kai Tak Airport was closed down, Hong Kong, China

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