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Strap in: these are the world's scariest airport landings

Love Exploring Logo By loveEXPLORING staff of Love Exploring | Slide 2 of 31: As if the towering Alps surrounding the French ski resort of Courchevel weren’t enough of a challenge for pilots, this altiport (meaning a small airfield at a high altitude) has one of the world's shortest runways at 1,761 feet (537m) long. Not much room for error!

Courchevel Altiport, France

As if the towering Alps surrounding the French ski resort of Courchevel weren’t enough of a challenge for pilots, this altiport (meaning a small airfield at a high altitude) has one of the world's shortest runways at 1,761 feet (537m) long. Not much room for error!
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