Lukla Takeoff 11-27-10

Take off from Lukla Airport, Nepal after completing REI Adventure to Everest Base Camp. The Dornier 228 had a passenger load of 15 and a crew of 3 and used 1,490 of the 1,500 foot runway to get airborne! The runway has a 12% slope and the History Channel rated Lukla as the most dangerous airport in the world.