Johannesburg International Airport (Oliver Tambo) is around 15 kilometers West from our spot and although we see aircraft overheard on a daily basis, such as this Air Namibia plane,
or small aircraft such as these …
seeing them land is another matter. All the commercial airliners use the same approach path to Jo’burg International and just by chance I was looking West as this late afternoon Emirates flight began its final descent. If you enlarge the shot, you can see the undercarriage is down and the flaps too!