You need nerves of steel to land a plane in strong crosswinds.

Flying an airplane is not easy. There's a reason pilots spend years learning how to do it.

Storms aren't the only thing keeping you from having a turbulence-free flight — sometimes a strong gust of wind will throw things off-course.

A video from YouTube user flugsnug shows a plane attempting to land during strong crosswinds. The first attempt is thwarted, and the pilot directs the plane back into the sky before attempting a second landing. Check it out above.