aborted landing


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aborted landing

To discontinue a planned landing for reasons such as conflicting traffic, weather, or runway obstructions. Also called rejected landing, go-around, or overshoot.
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If you're VFR and a crosswind is the reason for the aborted landing, it might be time for a different runway, either here or at another airport.
He immediately aborted landing and took a go-around," said Manoj Srivastava, Madhya Pradesh Public Relations Commissioner.
Passengers of flight SQ112 have told how the pilot circled the airport for 30 minutes after the aborted landing attempt, with the pilot then informing them that the aircraft would return to Singapore for refuelling according to New Straits Times - Management Times.
An Aeroflot plane had earlier made several aborted landing attempts and been diverted.
State television quoted an air traffic controller at the airport, Kirill Kornishin, as saying he had spoken to one of the pilots after the first aborted landing and was told that the plane was not in a state allowing it to land.
As your diarist's plane, packed with Germans, approached Port Elizabeth on Thursday, the pilot aborted landing within feet of the runway.
At about 1738 Pacific time, the airplane was substantially damaged when it impacted terrain following an aborted landing. The instrument-rated private pilot and his passenger were not injured.
The BA flight aborted landing at about 0300 BST on Friday 28 April when air traffic controllers realised that it was in the path of a British Midland flight that was taking off.
However, since that crash, the FAA has revealed that an unspecified number of flights involving Asiana, EVA Air, and other non-US carriers have had more aborted landing attempts than usual at SFO.
At about 1030 Alaska time, the airplane sustained substantial damage during an aborted landing. Neither the certificated flight instructor (CFI) nor the student pilot were injured.
He praised the pilots of the Super Puma which is thought to have suffered engine failure after an aborted landing on the rig.
Its crew finally got around to going around by executing an aborted landing procedure, but the airplane overran the runway before becoming airborne.