Being a flying is no walk in the park and every so often pilots will encounter less than ideal conditions. These situations might include a little bit of rain, sometimes wind, hailstorms or other weather phenomena. But then are are the absolute most hellish conditions that no pilot would be caught dead in and at the top of this list includes tornadoes.
Recently, at least a dozen tornadoes popped up in the skies off the coast of the Black Sea in Sochi, Russia. To make matters worse, Sochi’s airport is right on the coast where those tornadoes emerged.For the incoming airliners, it is a damned if you do or damned if you don’t situation.
For the incoming airliners, it is a damned if you do or damned if you don’t situation. Do you stay up in the air and risk getting hit by the 12 tornadoes tearing through the sky? Or do you simply take the plunge through a very dangerous situation while the lives of hundreds of passengers in your hands?
Watch the video here to see the results of the ultimate do or die situation.