I Can’t Stop Watching This: Bad Landings and Go-arounds Set to Song

Bad landings and go-arounds, set to song, “You can always go around / If it don’t look right comin’ down.”

They say any landing you walk away from is a good landing. Unfortunately the last frame of the video is totally tasteless in my opinion, and ruins otherwise comedic genius (the Paris Air Show crash did not end well).

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  1. “any landing you walk away from is a good landing” and any landing where you can use the plane again is an excellent landing.

  2. My husband is a commercial airline pilot. It takes enormous skill to land in that kind of wind. Oh going around is only possible if you have enough gas!

  3. My first night landing in a Seneca with a howling crosswind on the limits; the instructor looked at me and said “You are going round from this…..aren’t you..?” 😀

    He never moved on from Senecas and Aztecs..

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