Wild Approach into Toncontín Airport | IAH-TGU | B737-700

Today I did a flight from Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport to Toncontín International Airport. The approach was very interesting and wild with extreme turns and lots of terrain.

Server: Expert
Route: KIAH-MHTG
Flight Time: 2:26
Aircraft: Boeing 737-700
Livery: United
Callsign: United 2467


Departing Houston with 15 knot crosswind


Flying over Southern Texas Coast


Cruising at FL410 over the Gulf of Mexico with the moon visible


Cruising over the Western area of the Caribbean Sea


Approaching the Central American Coast


Beginning our descent into Toncontín


Put in a holding pattern due to heavy traffic in Toncontín


Airport in sight!!


Turned too early on final and approached the runway at a very bad angle and should’ve went around but I decided not to


Still managed to land safely


Parking at gate!!!

Thank you to all that view these photos and let me know what you think of them!

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It really is a nice approach, coll pictures you got there!

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Thank you!!!

Awesome photos! I saw you flying this route! I was flying from KIAH-MROC!

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Thanks! I do remember seeing you at IAH

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Oh wow, that was some bank for final 😅

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That is a very hard Approach! Nice pictures!

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