Translation of touchdown in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈtʌtʃdaʊn/


  • 1 [Aerosp] [Aviat] (on land) aterrizaje (m); (on sea) amerizaje (m), amarizaje (m), amaraje (m); (on moon) alunizaje (m)
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    • On touchdown, all three landing gears were sheared and the aircraft underside was substantially damaged.
    • After the second touchdown, the aircraft began to track to the left and the left wing tip contracted the terrain.
    • The pilot gets into a small bit of leftover wake turbulence, the rental aircraft wobbles just before touchdown and a wingtip catches the runway.

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