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Offline cj5_pilot

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Re: Interesting Photo
« Reply #255 on: August 29, 2006, 04:28:09 PM »
The toughest strip I know of is Sparrevohn AFS.  The Alaska supplement says "Caution: runway surrounded by mountains. Runway located on slope of 3,236 foot mountain. Approach from south only, land runway 34 only. Successful go-around improbable. Caution: Winds in excess of 20 knots (Radome winds 25 knots) may produce severe turbulence."  I believe the supplement says that after landing contact ground on 121.5
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