video captures near-crash of A320 trying to land in Hamburg

by Urs E. Gattiker on 2008/03/04 · 2 comments 7.076 views

We have talked about risk management before and shown you images about the near crashes by the SAS Dash 8 Q400 planes manufactured by Bombardier here:

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Last weekend Northern Europe was experiencing a low pressure system that caused strong winds. The storm, dubbed “Emma,” caused millions of euros in damage across Europe. It caused the deaths of at least 13 people.

Saturday an A320 from Lufthansa had a rough time trying to land at Hamburg-Airport.

See the video and some text right here:

video captures near crash during x-wind landing of A320 in Hamburg

Incidentally, the footage shown with the above link is unlikely to make it into any commercials for Lufthansa.

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