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Watch airline pilots land planes in high winds


As high winds hit the UK last week pilots have their work cut out for them at airports.

According to the Met Office, winds reached speeds of more than 40mph this week and they are only set to get worse as the days go by.

These high winds meant that three flights were forced to abort their landings, before performing a ‘go-around’ manoeuvre.

Dramatic footage shows the moment that pilots at Manchester Airport remain cool, calm and collected when forced to abort their landings at the last minute.

Watch the footage above

The footage was captured by YouTube channel  AviationUpClose  and…



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