Airports are usually built by taking the careful survey for its location. Most of the airports around the world are looking very safe. However, some airports are considered very dangerous due to uneven location and unsafe landing parameters. There are some basic reasons described which are making these airports unsafe. Pilots are always given precautionary measures while landing to these dangerous airports.
1. Barra International Airport (Barra)
Barra airport is famous because planes are landing here on the beach. It is located on the Traig Mhor beach, Barra Island, Scotland.
If anyone wants to commercially fly here, he will require reservation with British airways. British airways usually fly from Glasgow to Barra. Barra airport is plainly washed once a day by the tide. If anyone arrives here in evening, he may observe some cars in parking with their ON lights. This happens due to the naturally lit condition of the airport. Barra aviation authority noticed the people every time for keeping off the beach during the active flight mode condition.
2. Courchevel (France)
Courchevel is situated in the French Alps. It contains the largest linked ski area. It has relatively very short runway with some degree of inclination. Its length is measured as 525m and gradient 18.5%. This length is considered so small for landing. However, its degree of inclination supports to slow down the speed of plane. Pierce Bosnian has only the permission to landing off here. However, pilots of private agencies must require some special training to safely land off here.
3. Gustaf III Airport (St. Bart)
Gustaf III public Airport is also recognized as Saint Bartholemy Airport. It is situated in the St. Jean village on the island of Caribbean at Saint Bartholemy. This airport is used by small regional commercial charters and air crafts. Most of the landing flights here are containing less than twenty passengers. Its very short runway makes a slope and ends straight on the beach.