many pilots believe that the most dangerous stages during the flight our takeoffs and landings but there are airports in the world where takeoffs and landings are scary even for highly professional pilots they have to show real miracles of manoeuvrability Gibraltar International airports it may seems that the airport is quite normal but if you take a closer look you’ll understand that’s not undoubtedly the most exceptional fact is that the main runway passes through the main street of the city every time when a plane shil and the cars must stop landings are also complicated due to the fact that the island often has windy weather .
number eight : Princess Juliana International Airport on st. Martin’s Island the end of its runway is located too close to the Maho beach the shock wave from the plane engines has such a power that it literally knocks down the curious extremists watching the takeoffs while landing planes fly low over the beach almost touching a tourist heads .
number seven : masters walk International Airport in Greenland a lot of fjords are located very close to this Airport and this is not all dangers in this area is increased turbulence usually even when there is no strong and gusty wind only well trained and experienced professionals are allowed to fly in this region with such extreme climatic conditions .
number six : in 2010 The History Channel called this airport the most dangerous in the world lukla airport in nepal it’s located in the Himalayas at an altitude of 9,500 feet and it’s runway is framed by a high mountain from one side and a very deep abyss from the other this Airport earned the title of the most extreme airport in the world for one more reason takeoffs and landings are carried out only by VFR because only the radio station can be used here main airport in the kingdom of Lesotho this is not an airport unusual sense on a mountain plateau stretched 1,300 feet long runway and it ends with a precipice of 1,900 feet in 2009 this extreme airport was banned for air travel .
number five : core Chevelle mountain airport in France the airport has an extremely short runway and its tilt angle is eighteen point five degrees the functionality of the airport is also limited by technical conditions due to the lack of a landing approach for navigation systems this leads to the fact that landing during fogs or low settling clouds is absolutely impossible .
number four : thanh company International Airport and Honduras the airfield was built in a valley around which the mountains rise the runways are equipped at high altitude because of this factors the planes must fly over mountains at an angle of 45 degrees , also the wind creates additional complexity forcing to make amendments literally in the last moments .
number three : this half the third airport of the Saint barthélemy island in the Caribbean Sea ,the runway is very short moreover it’s located in an incredibly narrow place bounded on the sides by rocks during the landing the aircrafts are extremely close up to the slopes and there is a threat of falling into the ocean .
number two : airport in Greenland it can only serve stall airplanes also there is no anti-icing equipment at the airport because of Greenland winters and increase turbulence the landing in this Airport is a problem .
number one : paro airport in the kingdom of Bhutan Airport is located in a small valley of the Blue River surrounded by Himalayas mountain peaks because of its location this Airport is recognized as the most extreme in the world for landings according to the various sources only a few pilots from around the world have a licence and permission for such extreme landings the aircraft crew must made incredible turns among the mountains to make a landing takeoffs is no less terrible and dangerous the plane should fly in a spiral right above the airport gradually gaining altitude to fly over the Himalayas such tricks are possible only during the day and only with good weather conditions , and which airport is the most dangerous for your opinion right in the comments .