Airplane Take Off Kathmandu to Lukla Airport

http://www.travelandshortbreaks.com/lukla-airport.html An early morning airplane take off Kathmandu to Lukla airport leaving behind the chaos of Kathmandu airport to the mountain location of Lukla airport to start our trek. If you have experienced an airplane take off to liukla airport please share your experience! For other videos in this series click channel. Airplane take off Kathmandu to Lukla Airport is a mind opening experience and since Lukla Airport Nepal is the place most people start their Mount Everest trek, this Himalayan air strip gets quite a bit of traffic--mostly to and from Kathmandu. Sirens inform folks for miles when an airplane is landing here, and as you would suspect, only helicopters and Twin Otter type planes can handle the 2,000 foot, uphill runway that is fenced off at the end, to protect you from running into the face of a mountain cliff. As for Airplane take off Kathmandu to Lukla Airport it is smooth but noisy ride and when we did it was with Yeti Airlines. It was great fun getting there. On the reverse journey when you take off, you go downhill and then the runway just disappears into the valley down below. If you don't get enough speed, the plane drops until it gets some lift and then hopefully it will climb back up again. Airplane take off Kathmandu to Lukla Airport can be disrupted because wind and weather cause plenty of delays here, however, there is usually plenty to drink around the airport, just in case you need to pass the time On our return we were delayed a full day because the planes couldn't safely land. We made our airplane take off Kathmandu to Lukla Airport on time but Lukla Airport to Kathmandu was delayed by a day. Airplane take off Kathmandu to Lukla airport