The commander of the aircraft of China Southern Airlines successfully landed the plane with broken glass and nose. It is reported by The Sun.
The incident occurred with the largest airliner in the world Airbus A380-800 EN route from Guangzhou to Beijing. When approaching the destination, the aircraft encountered bad weather and hail, suffered severe damage.
In the pictures, which appeared online, shows broken windshield and a badly damaged bow of the ship. Passengers compared the turbulence during the landing with the roller coaster.
However, the pilot he Sanhan, which has over 15 thousand flight hours, managed to successfully land the plane at the Beijing airport.
It is noted that this day, the airport has cancelled 25 percent of flights due to bad weather conditions.
In may 2018 the pilot of the Chinese airline Sichuan Airlines successfully made an emergency landing in China after the windshield of the cab was broken and fell during the flight. Pilot Liu Cozzani said that while he tried to land the aircraft, the second pilot is sucked into the formed hole, and a part of his body dangled in the air.
Video, photo All from Russia.