World's most dangerous airport landings - 6

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We look at some of the world's most 'dangerous' airports that test the pilots' skills while landing and even while taking off:

Madeira Airport, (informally known as Funchal Airport is an international airport located near Funchal, Madeira, Portugal. The airport was once infamous for its short runway which, surrounded by high mountains and the ocean, made it a tricky landing for even the most experienced of pilots.

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First class pilots only go in here. I will stick with malta for my holiday this year!!.

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