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As my house was being battered by storm force winds earlier this week, I couldn’t help thinking of the planes landing and taking off during the hurricane force squalls which thrashed England.

The terrifying video below shows just one such plane being blown about by these winds; they really batter this Emirates A380 just before it hits the runway tarmac at Birmingham airport.

I am reminded of a Norwegian Airlines flight I took a few years ago where I had struggled to keep hold of the arms of my seat as the plane jumped about whilst trying to land at Gatwick. Ever since, I have felt extremely nervous when the pilot comes over the intercom and suggests that “it’s going to be a bumpy ride”!

Read our latest Emirates Business Class flight reviews and Emirates First Class Flight reviews, including the Emirates First compartment which is a game changer with amazing virtual windows projected onto the walls and NASA weightless seats.

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