A Lufthansa 747-400 makes the famous 45-degree turn over Kowloon City for runway 13.
“It was totally unique,” says former Cathay Pacific pilot Russell Davie. “It was the only major airport in the world that required a 45-degree turn below 500 feet to line up with the runway.”

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