WATCH: Heart-stopping landing in Amsterdam as plane battles dangerous strong winds

WATCH: Heart-stopping landing in Amsterdam as plane battles dangerous strong winds
 

The viral video shows a Eurowings plane attempt a landing at Amsterdam’s Schipol Airport in high winds.
It can be seen coming onto the tarmac after being buffeted by winds of up to 70mph.
It then attempts to land sideways to make the landing safety.
Thankfully both wheels touch the floor and it successfully lands.
It is reported that there were 70 passengers onboard, but whilst it looks terrifying, isn’t actually all that dangerous.
After taking off from Sylt, an island in Germany, the crosswind landing is something that well-trained pilots can easily do.
To do it, the plane lands sideways... read more

 
20 January 2018 in Travel, Views: 42
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