View Full Version : Steep Runway discussion

10-09-2006, 02:47 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile21650/Steep-Runway.htm>Steep Runway</a></b><br><br>Only the most skilled pilots in the world can land on this runway.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/146237runway.jpg>

10-09-2006, 02:51 PM
Hi !

That is a GE ERROR. Probably a faulty radar altitude measurement.

Even the sea-level is rising like the runway :-)


Captain Hornblower
10-09-2006, 02:51 PM
It's funny anyway :)

10-09-2006, 04:16 PM
Yup. definately a software error.

here's a pic of the actual runway.

http://img130.imageshack.us/img130/5830/pisteatterrissagedzaoudziqr0.th.jpg (http://img130.imageshack.us/my.php?image=pisteatterrissagedzaoudziqr0.jpg)
click for full size.

as you can see, it is not running up a huge slope, and shouldn't require anymore skill than any other runway of smilar size. ;)

10-10-2006, 12:44 AM
I'm with The Captain - That's a cool kmz.