Tag: Storm Landing

VIDEO | STORM DENNIS – TURBULENT CROSSWINDS & GO AROUNDS

Storm Dennis at London Heathrow

LONDON, ENGLAND – Yesterday was again a challenging day for pilots, when storm Dennis raged particularly over Ireland, the UK and The Netherlands, but also in other countries in Western Europe and Scandinavia people were feeling the strength of storm Dennis. Pilots had to battle the extreme crosswinds and gusts on short final to land

Continue reading

AN ICELANDAIR BOEING 757’s RIGHT LANDING GEAR COLLAPSED AFTER LANDING IN STORM

Icelandair B757 landing gear collapsed during rough landing at Keflavik Airport in Iceland

KEFLAVIK, ICELAND – During a storm raging at Keflavik Airport in Iceland on Friday, an Icelandair Boeing 757 made a rough landing, which resulted in a collapsed right main landing gear. There were no injuries reported. Icelandair is the flag carrier airline of Iceland, headquartered at Keflavík International Airport. The 19.5 year old Boeing 757-256

Continue reading