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Planes at Newcastle Airport in England were having a hard time taking off and landing due to high winds. For almost the entire day, pilots fought against huge gusts that were pushing against the various aircraft. Luckily, there were no accidents but it's still quite scary to see planes taking off at a weird angle.

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