Kai Tak Airport
The international airport of Hong Kong from 1925 until 1998.- Kai Tak Airport
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Body of water within Victoria Harbour and an area within Kowloon, Hong Kong.
The bay was divided into half when the 13/31 runway of the former Kai Tak International Airport was constructed in the middle of the bay in the mid-1950s.
Urban area in Hong Kong comprising the Kowloon Peninsula and New Kowloon.
Large-scale development of Kowloon began in the early 20th century, with the construction of the Kowloon-Canton Railway and the Kowloon Wharf, but because of the close proximity of Kowloon's built-up area to Kai Tak Airport, building construction was limited by flight paths.
Area in New Kowloon, Hong Kong.
The passenger terminal of Kai Tak Airport, a defunct airport
Hong Kong's main airport, built on reclaimed land on the island of Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong.
The airport is also referred to as Chek Lap Kok International Airport or Chek Lap Kok Airport, to distinguish it from its predecessor, the former Kai Tak International Airport.
Radio navigation system that provides short-range guidance to aircraft to allow them to approach a runway at night or in bad weather.
Instrument guidance system (IGS) (localizer type directional aid (LDA) in the United States) – a modified ILS to accommodate a non-straight approach; the most famous example was for the approach to runway 13 at Kai Tak Airport, Hong Kong.
Flag carrier of Hong Kong, with its head office and main hub located at Hong Kong International Airport.
On Monday, 6 July 1998, Cathay Pacific terminated flights from Kai Tak International Airport to London Heathrow Airport after over 73 years of operation.
City and special administrative region of China on the eastern Pearl River Delta in South China.
Kai Tak Airport began operation in 1924, and the colony avoided a prolonged economic downturn after the 1925–26 Canton–Hong Kong strike.
Island in the western waters of Hong Kong's New Territories.
The airport is popularly referred to as Chek Lap Kok Airport to distinguish it from the former Hong Kong International Airport, now commonly known as Kai Tak Airport.
RAF Kai Tak was a Royal Air Force station in Hong Kong, based at Kai Tak Airport.
Hong Kong-based international regional airline, with its corporate headquarters and main hub at Hong Kong International Airport.
It started operations in July 1985 with a Boeing 737-200 service from Kai Tak International Airport to Kota Kinabalu International Airport in Malaysia, after receiving an Air Operator's Certificate (AOC) from the Hong Kong Government.