Air Travel, the fastest method to travel the world with world class facilities airports. We all knew that the airports have top facilities so that the people can move safely. But there are some airports, which are most extreme airports in the world.
Here are a list of e world’s most extreme airports:
1. Juancho E. Yrausquin – Saba Island
Juancho E. Yrausquin has world’s shortest airport runway in the world about 400mt and runways ends with cliffs both sides which creates a higher risk for landing and takeoff. Saba Island total area is about 5 miles with the beautiful mountains and the sea.
2. Lukla Airport – Nepal
Lukla Airport renamed to Tenzing-Hillary Airport operates at an altitude of 8,000 ft. The airport based in the shadow of the Himalayas with the most extreme weather. With the short runway strips and lack of modern technology, it is tough to land there.
3. Juliana Airport – St. Maarten
Juliana Airport has very short runways strips. These only made for common and small planes. The pilot has to come over the beach and the road to land on the strips. Beside this, Juliana is the busiest airport in Brazil and most dangerous also.
4. Paro Airport – Bhutan
Paro Airport is one of the most dangerous airports in the world. The runways are too short surrounding by the big mountains. People have to steady their nerves during landing or takeoff. Only a few pilots are qualified to fly plans here.
5. McMurdo Airport – Antarctica
McMurdo Airport, based on the Antarctica most extreme airport in the world. Landing strips here are made of ice, and unpredictable weather made it more dangerous. If you love to play with extreme and danger only then, you like to fly Antarctica.
6. Narsarsuaq Aiport – Greenland
Narsarsuaq Aiport is not much different from Antarctica. It has most severe weather at any time. The runway strips are shorts here which are an immense problem during landing. You have to escape from the shear wind and Volcano could be a huge problem if you comes to contact with them.
7. Courchevel Airport – France
Courchevel Airport has one of the shortest runways in the world. It’s surrounding by the Alps mountains that made the landing which made the takeoff very tight. Pilots have to navigate through these mountains before landing.
8. Madeira Airport – Portuguese
Madeira Airport has very short runway and cliffs of the both side. It is made high on the ground supported by the pillars. The one hand is too close to the sea. On a bad, whether day, a little drift can make plane’s to go into the oceans.