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|Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary , Brisbane Australia||09/15/2005||313|
|The world's most photographed tree: the Lone Cypress on the Seventeen Mile Drive on the Monterey Peninsula in Northern California.||05/10/2006||458|
|Hike location to Big Pine Lakes in the Eastern Sierra, California.|
Includes other Eastern California landmarks.
|A camouflaged plane landing at the Beijing Capital airport. The plane seems to be taking off because|
A. If you look at the runway to the east, ~8 planes are waiting for takeoff. Therefore, that runway must be the takeoff runway, designating the other (this one) as the landing runway.
But, a counterargument:
A. This is a long runway and a small plane, so shouldn't...
|Former RAF Wickenby is a class A bomber airfield, begun by McAlpine in late 1941. The site took in land in the parishes of Snelland and Holton necessitating the closure of the road between these two villages. The concrete runways were, 09-27 at 2,000 yards and 04-22 and 16-34 both at 1,400 yards long. Thirty-six pan types hardstandings were provided with one neutralised by a T2 hangar adjacent ...||11/25/2008||253|
|The Helles Memorial serves the dual function of Commonwealth battle memorial for the whole Gallipoli campaign and place of commemoration for many of those Commonwealth servicemen who died there and have no known grave. The United Kingdom and Indian forces named on the memorial died in operations throughout the peninsula, the Australians at Helles. There are also panels for those who died or wer...||09/04/2009||461|
|The pilot first made a low pass down runway 29 and then return to land on runway 11.|
After touchdown the airplane failed to stop and overran the runway and into the Intercoastal Waterway.
It also has a link to a video of this accident.
The executive jet stopped at water.
After the crew was rescued, the engine starts to increase RPM...
|Date: 5 January 2001 |
Type: Boeing 727-46F
Operator: Air Gemini Cargo
The cargo plane approached Dundo in favourable weather conditions. The airplane touched down just short of the runway. The right main landing gear collapsed after striking the raised lip of the runway. The Boeing 727 continued onto the runwa...
|Geocache GCMM7V 'Forgotten runway' (close to the new Frankfurt Airport):|
In January 2005 the remains of an old runway of Frankfurt Airport were found in the woods. The runway was built from August till December 1944 by Jewish women from Hungary who were imprisoned in an outpost of the concentration camp Natzweiler-Struthof.
So far, it had only been known that the regular r...
|The runway is huge compared to this tiny plane presumably landing on this runway.||11/24/2006||361|
|a single Airplane and a few cars, seems to be not very busy there||08/30/2005||294|
|Date: 1993 |
Type: Antonov 26
Operator: Força Aérea Populular de Libertação de Moçambique
During final approach, the Antonov 26 missed the runway and landed in the grass next to the runway, killing at least 1 person, who squatted there (next to the runway, many displaced people were located at that time).