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Hold on tight! Flight landing in Portugal gives passengers a fright

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(WITI) — This is one time when you want the pilot of your passenger jet to know what he or she is doing.

Take a look at the windy challenge facing the pilot who was landing a TUIfly plane at an airport in Portugal. YouTube user Flávio Silva captured the entire thing on video.

2 comments

  • Karl

    This is not worty of an article. Pilots at numerous key airports with wind issues land on a daily basis. Publishing this only adds fear to the almost perfect flying statistics each year. Pick a less dramatic title and save everyone from the un warranted fear mongering. Walking down the street in any major city is more dangerous.

    • Brad Richgruber

      this isn’t a news thread, this part of Fox 6’s site shows interesting web videos. I do agree the title should have been different though.

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