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!
One of the most beautiful sights at Kai Tak -- Air France's retired Concorde makes an elegant takeoff.
Hong Kong Kai Tak Airport approach
Hong Kong Kai Tak Airport
The Kai Tak Airport, Hong Kong
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Plane flying over residential buildings before Kai Tak Airport was closed down, Hong Kong, China
Old HKG Approach