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Landing a Small Plane on a Freighter at Sea


An Aeroprakt Foxbat A22 lands on the deck of the cargo ship M2 Runner in October 2013. The ship was sailing off the English coast at 9 knots, directly into a 14 knot wind. The ship is a 3,500 tonne multipurpose vessel with a total length 93 metres, with the deck in front of the bridge being 60 metres x 15 metres (1:59).

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