crash landing


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crash landing

A landing carried out not necessarily on a runway because of any major unservice-ability or malfunction resulting in major damage to aircraft.
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According to updated information, eight persons were taken to hospital after the An-2 plane made a crash landing.
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In these rare accidents, pilots have almost no control of their aircraft and a disastrous crash landing becomes nearly unavoidable.
According to the video footage, the crash landing did not cause a fire.
COOL HEAD: British Airways senior first officer John Coward was the man who was actually in charge of the Boeing 777 as it came in to land at Heathrow, losing power and crash landing short of the runway, left.
The cause of the crash landing was the landing gear, officials said.
The computer screen suddenly went black in front of the Rancho Pico eighth-grader, signifying a crash landing.
If they believe there is a relationship between the Manchester crash landing and the Spanair crash landing in Liverpool, we would have to review the status of the aircraft.
Startled eyewitnesses have described how a pilot saved the life of himself and his father by pulling off a death-defying crash landing onto North Yorkshire farmland.
The brother of a Russian regional leader was one of two passengers killed in a crash landing at Moscow's Domodedovo airport on Saturday that also injured 82 people, the Investigations Committee said on Sunday.