Videos show how hazardous it is to take off and land planes amid Storm Desmond

As Storm Desmond creates chaos across Ireland, spare a thought for anyone flying in the midst of those high winds.
Videos show how hazardous it is to take off and land planes amid Storm Desmond

Videos have surfaced online of planes landing and taking off at a couple of airports in England.

The footage shows the strength of the gusts as the aircraft are buffeted from side to side by the crosswinds.

Spare a thought for the passengers on board this Monarch Airlines flight at Leeds Bradford Airport.

And the people on board this KLM plane.

This Airbus A380 was also riding the gauntlet at Manchester Airport.

You have to admire the pilots trying to cope with the conditions.

Stay safe everyone.

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