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Preface

The ATIS told you to expect a tailwind on final. But as you switch to Tower they tell you, “wind calm.” You should:

1.

Be prepared for a sudden, shearing, headwind.

2.

Be prepared for a sudden, shearing, tailwind.

3.

Be thankful you can relax; the storm has finally passed the field.

4.

Be prepared for anything; this is New Orleans.

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