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What does WR stand for?

WR stands for Wet Runway


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The mishap occurred on 14 April, when the pilot of the single-seat interceptor was attempting to land on the wet runway at Zeltweg air base.
The DGCA has ordered investigation into the incident and de-rostered all six pilots of three operators - Kingfisher, Go Air and NACIL who operated flights during wet runway conditions on Tuesday.
Recognizing the risks of a single-engine, heavyweight landing on a wet runway at high density altitude with weather near ILS minimums, Capt Lanto made the decision to emergency jettison his munitions on a controlled range.
The AAIB also said that advice published by the Civil Aviation Authority about wet runways was not communicated by the airlines to their flight crews.
Also, information from air traffic control about braking gave flight crews "false confidence in the braking action available on the wet runway," the report said.