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(Mirror.co.uk)   Hold this pilot's vertical stick while he performs a remarkable 'horizontal' landing in strong winds   (mirror.co.uk) divider line
    More: Scary, Airport, plane up, commercial jet, Runway, very strong winds, year Wizz Air, Ryanair passenger jet, Landing  
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1410 clicks; posted to STEM » on 06 Oct 2022 at 8:42 AM (8 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook



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2022-10-06 7:36:31 AM  
How can you write an article about something that has judder and a rudder, and not put the two words together?  This is just highly irresponsible journalism.

/rudder judder
//there i said it
 
2022-10-06 8:55:00 AM  
Don't bother clicking the video.
 
2022-10-06 9:08:32 AM  
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2022-10-06 9:14:35 AM  
That's pretty routine actually.
 
2022-10-06 9:19:25 AM  
Pilot performs perfectly normal crosswind landing, Mirror writes a whole article about it.
 
2022-10-06 9:51:43 AM  
TIL my SAT word for the day: judder.
 
2022-10-06 10:28:29 AM  

Pointy Tail of Satan: That's pretty routine actually.


It is, and I'm guessing many of these pilots live for that kind of landing.
Makes for a fun morning.
 
2022-10-06 11:17:46 AM  
Last that I recall, all successful landings are horizontal.
 
2022-10-06 11:28:01 AM  

gerrychampoux: Last that I recall, all successful landings are horizontal.


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Looks fine to me.
 
2022-10-06 12:27:28 PM  

Bovine Diarrhea Virus: gerrychampoux: Last that I recall, all successful landings are horizontal.

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Looks fine to me.


Finally, plane made from same material as black boxes
 
2022-10-06 12:32:25 PM  
First off, double that pilot's salary.

Second...

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2022-10-06 12:39:55 PM  

FLMountainMan: Don't bother clicking the video.


Ryanair CROSSWIND + HARD LANDING at Madeira Airport
Youtube _8yntRSWuJ0
 
2022-10-06 4:03:31 PM  
Go hang out in Clovis, NM awhile. You can see that every day.
 
2022-10-06 5:15:06 PM  
Lynx helicopter landing on ship in rough sea
Youtube NJIZTL2ZyEw


Navy chopper pilots be like "yawn".
 
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