Friday, July 19, 2013

How much runway do you need?

This is definitely an 'interesting thing'.

You have probably seen airports with lonnnnng runways.

But, how much runway does a plane really need?

Granted, the plane taking off and landing in today's DIT is not a huge jumbo jet.

But, still, this plane shows us that the amount of runway needed is less than you might have thought.

To view the takeoff and landing in a 59 second video, HERE'S THE LINK