blind landing


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Noun1.blind landing - using only instruments for flying an aircraft because you cannot see through clouds or mists etc.blind landing - using only instruments for flying an aircraft because you cannot see through clouds or mists etc.
flying, flight - an instance of traveling by air; "flying was still an exciting adventure for him"
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blind landing

n (Aviat) → Blindlandung f
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Cerio was making her first pass at the NCAA Gymnastics Baton Rouge Regional, attempting a handspring double front with a blind landing when she made the hard landing and fell to the mat.
During the NCAA Regional Semifinal at Baton Rouge, Cerio was making her first pass attempting a handspring double front with a blind landing for her floor routine when she awkwardly landed on the mat.
This has parallels with the challenges met with automatic blind landing for aircraft.
Griffin took off from NAS Quonset Point, R.I., and made the first blind landing using GCA MK-1.
* Being the first woman to make a blind landing in 1939
According to representatives of the airport, the runway has been properly cleaned of ice, and the Class 3A blind landing system is up and running but it can be used only by pilots, which have been specially trained for the purpose.
"Blind Landing" looks into the crash of a plane going from Sydney, Australia to London and the events that led to it.