Earth’s Nuttiest Airport Designs

Cliff-side airport

Looks safe from here. And what a view.

Aviation has always been a huge part of ergonomics and interface design. Partly because of the linked military history, partly because of the grave consequences of design errors involved in trying to keep a large hunk of metal flying through the air (you know… cause it ain’t natural).  And there’s airports, a crucial part of that equation.

Popular Mechanics put together a list of the 18 strangest. From islands to intersections, cliff-sides and frozen tundras, here’s a tribute to the modern gateways of the world in this travel-heavy time of year. Happy flying. And safe landing.


One Response to Earth’s Nuttiest Airport Designs

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