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Impressive Landing Of An-124 ( Video )  
User currently offlineGonzalo From Chile, joined Aug 2005, 2036 posts, RR: 2
Posted (3 years 8 months 3 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 3984 times:

First a sharp turn to get aligned with the runway, than a good nose down input to catch the glide-path, and the cherry of the cake, a little ground effect preventing an early touchdown....

I think this landing deserves the qualification of "interesting"....



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User currently offlineHAWK21M From India, joined Jan 2001, 31875 posts, RR: 54
Reply 1, posted (3 years 8 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 3016 times:

Impressive is the correct term....

Think of the brighter side!
User currently offlineRussianJet From Belgium, joined Jul 2007, 7805 posts, RR: 21
Reply 2, posted (3 years 8 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 2931 times:

Absolutely gorgeous. Thanks for posting. Possibly my favourite aircraft of all time.

✈ Every strike of the hammer is a blow against the enemy. ✈
User currently offlineCPH-R From Denmark, joined May 2001, 6534 posts, RR: 3
Reply 3, posted (3 years 8 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 2926 times:

That's NCE using the 22's for ya. About as close as you can get to Kai Tak these days, due to mountainous terrain and NIMBYs.

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