How to taxi a 747 in Hong Kong

Here is a video by Captain Joe explaining how an aircraft such as a 747 would taxi at Hong Kong International Airport (VHHH).

The one very interesting part is the handoff to the South Tower controller to cross runway 07R. We actually do things like in Infinite Flight so that we don’t need to communicate back and forth between Ground and Tower to coordinate crossing aircraft with arrivals/departures.

November 18, 2019 by Kyle Boas

China RVSM at work

It’s always weird slash interesting to watch and listen to the Chinese unique implementation of RVSM. Here’s a video of the Sichuan flight 3U8633, the windshield in the cockpit broke and partly sucked the pilot out. Listen to the controllers issuing altitudes like FL101.

October 11, 2019 by Kyle Boas