SXM is the only airport I have been to that road traffic appears to give way to aircraft.
OK I tell a lie-St.Barth also can have the same effect.
I received a ton of requests after posting my initial photo of this hairy landing asking for more, so here it ... (more)
Sleek looking G-V about to make a turn on runway 09 just prior to departing SXM.
By far, the lowest approach we saw all weekend....this G-V really got everyone's attention as it crossed Maho Beach.
It's not a 747... but this was the lowest arrival I have ever seen in St. Maarten! 636MF is no more than 10 feet above the beach at this point, and would just barely clear the fence on its ... (more)
C/n 512 noted here!!