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WATCH: Plane has difficulty landing in extreme winds
Posted: 9:20 PM, Oct 03, 2016
Updated: 2016-10-04 04:21:08-04
<p>RALEIGH, NC - NOVEMBER 29: A scenic view of aircraft flying overhead photographed on November 29, 2010 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)</p>
That was a close one.
Nail-biting video footage shows an airplane attempting to land at England’s Birmingham Airport when a powerful crosswind blows, Time
reports. The video was posted by YouTube user Flugsnug
The intense wind pushes the plane sideways and nearly off the runway, forcing the pilot to lift back up, turn around and make another attempt.
Thankfully, the pilot managed to land safely on the runway the second time.
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