Dangerous CROSSWIND LANDINGS during a STORM at Amsterdam Schiphol – Boeing 747, Airbus 380 …

It` s realy impressive to see how the skilled pilots dealed with crosswinds during the severe storm. It` s an amazing feeling when the massive Airbus 380 is touching down on the runway and the nose faces straight at your camera. the wind reached speeds up to 45 knots and after a few hours the runway had to be closed because too many pilots complained about the crosswinds. Thereafter they opened runway 22, the shortest runway at Amsterdam, and even Boeing 747` s landed on the “GAT – runway” (2200m) which is usually only used by small VIP planes.

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