Some articles on landing, landing gear, gear:
... Adam Air Flight 172, a Boeing 737-300, suffers structural damage while landing near Surabaya, Indonesia none of the 149 people on board are seriously injured. 200, a Boeing 737-400, overshoots the runway and crashes while landing at Yogyakarta, Indonesia, killing 22 of the 140 people on board ... suffers severe structural damage while landing in Samara, Russia, killing six of the 63 people on board ...
... of a conventional B-47, and its reversible propellers shortened the landing roll, but the USAF did not follow up the idea ... The B-47E-IV was a much more substantial update, featuring stronger landing gear, airframe reinforcement, greater fuel capacity, and a bombload uprated to 25,000 lb (11,300 kg), though ... were unlike the USAF EB-47Es, with some of their ECM gear fitted into pods carried on the external fuel tank pylons ...
Famous quotes containing the words failure, landing and/or gear:
“Dear George: Remember no man is a failure who has friends. Thanks for the wings! Love, Clarence”
—Frances Goodrich (18911984)
“I foresee the time when the painter will paint that scene, no longer going to Rome for a subject; the poet will sing it; the historian record it; and, with the Landing of the Pilgrims and the Declaration of Independence, it will be the ornament of some future national gallery, when at least the present form of slavery shall be no more here. We shall then be at liberty to weep for Captain Brown. Then, and not till then, we will take our revenge.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“But Lord, remember me and mine
Wi mercies temporal and divine!
That I for grace and gear may shine,
Excelled by nane!
And a the glory shall be thine!
—Robert Burns (17591796)