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The Flight into Lukla


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As they touch down for the first leg of their expedition, the soldiers are in for the flight of a lifetime.

Facts About Lukla

Lukla means place with many goats and sheep, although few are found in the area these days.

Lukla is located at 2,860 metres (9,383 ft).

Lukla airport is considered to be the most dangerous airport in the world because of it's short and steep runway.

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