Hurricane Issac is currently hitting the US, but a bit earlier, it hit Saint Maarten, which is a well known airline spotting site. This video, taken yesterday, shows an Air France Airbus A340 trying to land, but deciding to go around.
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Bugger me!!! that was almost on the deck!
Still havent been in a go around yet 🙁
This is the same airport where the Pilot Uni PPL episodes are taking place
I don’t know how many times I have played this video. I wonder if the people watching it, was aware of what they were going to witness, just imagine for a sec. if the pilot didn’t abort the landing!
Amazing video, very close to the ground to pop that TO/GA switch on the auto-throttle. Air Chance!