Another word for landing
The act of reaching shore
arriving, docking, berthing, wharfing, piloting, making port, steering, casting anchor, anchoring, dropping anchor, disembarkation; see also arrival 1.
The place where landing, sense 1, is possible
The act of reaching the earth
setting down, grounding, getting in, arriving, deplaning, reaching an airport, touchdown, splashdown, completing a mission, vertical landing, settling, alighting, ballooning in*.