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Erika Owen
July 28, 2015

Passengers on a recent KLM flight arriving at Schipol Airport in Amsterdam experienced a bumpier-than-usual descent as the pilot fought against winds reaching speeds of 60 MPH. But this airline story has a happy ending—in a true display of skill, said pilot adjusted and re-adjusted, resulting in the most gentle of landings (considering the weather). Check it out:

Erika Owen is the Audience Engagement Editor at Travel + Leisure. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @erikaraeowen.

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