Translation of landing in Spanish:

landing

Pronunciation: /ˈlændɪŋ/

n

  • 1 1.1 u c [Aerosp] [Aviat] aterrizaje (m); (on water) acuatizaje (m); (on sea) amarizaje (m), amerizaje (m); (on moon) alunizaje (m) to make a good/bad landing hacer* un buen/mal aterrizaje forced/emergency landing aterrizaje forzoso/de emergencia (before n) [field/light/procedure] de aterrizaje landing gear tren (m) de aterrizaje landing strip pista (f) de aterrizaje landing wheels ruedas (fpl) de aterrizaje 1.2 c [Mil] [Naut] desembarco (m), desembarque (m) (before n) landing craft lancha (f) de desembarco 1.3 u (of cargo) descarga (f); (of troops) desembarco (m) (before n) landing net salabardo (m)
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    • My sigh of relief when the pilot executed a perfect landing and brought the vessel to a safe stop was as deep as anyone's I reckon.
    • Tailwind landings have you flying down final at an excess groundspeed, but at a given angle of descent.
    • Over the next several years, I remember it experienced two wheels-up landings from hard landing practice with students.
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    • The island's white sand beaches are bordered by razor wire and concrete structures that are supposed to prevent enemy troop landings.
    • The total number of Allied troops involved in the landings was 65,000, a little more than half the strength of the French forces in North Africa.
    • This year marked the 90th anniversary of the landing of Anzac troops in Gallipoli.
  • 3 c landing stage

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