Tag: crosswind landing

Amsterdam Schiphol Had About 10 Go-Arounds Due To Heavy Crosswind

Reading Time: 1 minute A crosswind is any wind that has a perpendicular component to the line or direction of travel. This affects the aerodynamics of many forms of transport. Moving non-parallel to the wind’s direction creates a crosswind component on the object and thus increasing the apparent wind on the object; such use of cross wind travel is […]