Re: Something like landing gear testing


One Sky Dog
 

In a message dated 9/21/2005 8:18:25 PM Mountain Daylight Time,
kfortin@... writes:

Guys,



The attached file is interesting because it shows crosswind landing tests
for the big airliners. When I watched it I couldn't believe that the gear
held out when I saw these tests. (Look at the angle of the airplane on the
last sequence).



After watching the landing in LA, I know these tests were not to the full
edge of what the gear can take.



I think any pilot will be amazed.



Kevin

Q200

N275CH



Kevin,

747 gear turn so the plane can land in a crab. The big boys can't put a wing
down on final or they would drag it.

Regards,

One Sky Dog

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