Air travel has become so popular that you’ll struggle to find a place in the world that isn’t serviced by an airport. This obsession with air travel has led to mushroom growth of airports around the world.

When you will look at the pictures below, you will ask yourself this question. “What on earth, they were thinking, when they put that landing strip there?” All of you will agree that the photos below are an airline pilot’s worst nightmare.

These are indeed some of the world’s most difficult landing approaches. Some still active, others have since been retired, but all of them have a reason to be on this list!

Top 10 Worst Airport Runways

Without further delay, here are the 10 most difficult and dangerous landing strips of the world.


Which one of these airports would you avoid? Maybe you’ve been fortunate enough to land at one or more? Leave a comment below and tell us more!

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