WATCH: Plane attempts to land in 50 mph winds

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(CNN)-- The storm system sweeping across parts of Europe caused trouble for at least one pilot in the UK.

In the video above, you'll see an attempted landing that happened Thursday at Birmingham Airport, where wind gusts were reported to be as high as 81-kph (50 mph)!

The plane comes in at an odd angle, and after multiple landing attempts - the flight was eventually diverted from Birmingham to London Gatwick Airport.

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