Document Type : Scientific extension


Ph.D. Amin Police University and Police Aviation, Tehran, Iran.


Various atmospheric phenomena are the main factor or at least a contributing factor in many aviation accidents. Various weather phenomena such as air temperature, visibility, present weather, clouds, pressure, wind affect aviation safety. Among these elements, the wind condition has the greatest impact on flight safety and mainly, in the landing and take-off stage. Accordingly, in this paper, the effects of wind elements on landing and take-off safety are studied. Examining the impact of different wind conditions on aircraft flight shows that the Crosswind is considered to be the most influential wind situation. Also, sudden and momentary changes in the wind can be dangerous for aircraft during landing and takeoff. ‌‌


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