9N-AKK With 4 aircrafts already standing on the apron, my flight from Kathmandu to Lukla did a 180� trun at the end of the runway where we then disembarked. The other passengers for the return flight where already waiting next to the runway. That's Nepal ! (mehr von 9N-AKK)
Welcome to the Tenzing-Hillary Airport also know as Lukla, the so called "worlds most dangerous airport". At an elevation of 9337 ft (2846 m), pilots can only fly on VFR rules to Lukla. Sometimes when the weather is bad, passengers get stuck at Lukla for some days as all flights will be cancelled.