The pilot of a commercial airliner was forced to bail on an initial landing attempt at the United Kingdom’s notoriously windy Birmingham airport, an incident that almost certainly left passengers feeling queasy.
In a video posted to YouTube by aviation enthusiast flugsnug, a swaying Airbus A321 operated by Thomas Cook Airlines is seen fighting brutal crosswinds as it nears the runway on Saturday.
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This is the hair-raising moment a plane is forced to take back off and circulate Birmingham Airport after it fails to land the first time, when it gets caught in a crosswind.