WATCH: Windy out there? Planes battle strong gusts during take-off at Newcastle Airport

2019-01-31 09:00
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Turbulence, thunder-and-lightening, a storm - harsh weather conditions are never fun to have while flying. And taking-off or landing in a storm or when harsh winds are involved can be frightening.

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Recently, planes took off and landed in harsh weather conditions at Newcastle Airport, battling strong gusts of winds throughout the day.

See how pilots skilfully and safely managed to operate their swaying planes, as the aircraft struggled to get steady.

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