1957 Kai Tak Airport

Tue, 07/05/2022 - 14:07

Kai Tak Airport circa 1957 The reclaimed runway is under construction to the left of the seawall terminal building in the centre of the photo. Above the terminal building is King George V School. On the right protruding above the arrival path are the three HSBC tower blocks for staff that eventually would be demolished to make way for the ‘new’ airport operations. View the original Flickr image here

Date picture taken
1 Jan 1957 (year is approximate)