In this article we will talk about top 10 unique airports of the world that can be according to location and views, airports are most important facility in a country or city. In past there were only some airports and less airlines which provide the facility of traveling. But now there are many airlines some are local some are international. Airports are very important because thousands of people travel through them every day. The airports are increasing their facilities according to demands of their customers. These airports play very important role in economic development of a country. These airports are invented by engineers to make this world latest. We all know that airports are very important for a country and many big cities as nowadays people like to travel a lot. There are many other facilities provided by these airports for the benefit of their passengers like restaurants, coffee shops, book shops, departmental stores, Wi-Fi facility and many more. All the airports listed in this list are very unique and different from other because of their locations and views. These unique airports are constructed on some different location to make them attractive and beautiful. These airports are center of attraction for all the tourists visiting their countries.
1. Denver International Airport
2. Princess Juliana International Airport
3. Ice Runway Antarctica
4. Madeira International Airport
5. Kansai International Airport
6. Tenzing- Hillary Airport
7. Courchevel Airport, France
8. Gibraltar International Airport
9. Gisborne Airport, New Zealand
10. Junacho Yrausquin International Airport
The following are top 10 unique airports of the world, their unique locations and features:
10. JUNACHO TRAUSQUIN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
This airport is very different from others as it is located on a very beautiful island. It has a very short runway of almost 400 and is surrounded by mountains which enhance its beauty. Its building is very small with an immigration office and a terminal. They are only providing advisory services not to control air traffic. This is very small and unique airport because of its location which makes it very beautiful. Not many flights take off from this airport this is only made to make it different.
9. GISBORNE AIRPORT, New Zealand
This unique airport is located in the western outskirts of New Zealand and it has a railway line passing through which makes this more unique. It consists of 4 tracks out of which 3 are grass runways which are only suitable for light planes not heavy ones. One of the runways is very long about 1310 meters and mostly used by planes. One problem is that when a plane has to land or take off control officers have to look for the railway line. All its features, location and surroundings of this look very different and make this airport unique and attractive.
8. GIBRALTAR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
This is very unique airport of its kind. It highway is intersected into two parts. Whenever a plane has to land or take off then track is closed for the vehicles. This view of airport is very unique but dangerous as well. Its runway is about 1300 meters long and only suitable for light and medium planes. Not suitable for heavy planes. The view of this airport looks very beautiful and unique but dangerous as well. It also has a sea on its sides which enhances its beauty a lot.
7. COURCHEVEL AIRPORT, FRANCE
This is very unique airports because it is located in the skiing area of France which is very beautiful. Its runway is very small of almost 525 feet so only suitable for small planes. Its runway is located in the middle of mountains makes it look very beautiful and attractive. Mostly small planes like helicopters use this runway. This airport is beautiful and unique from all others. This airport is the center of attraction for all the tourists visiting France. Mostly families visit there on their vacations etc as this is very beautiful place to visit.
6. TENZING-HILLARY AIRPORT
This airport is situated in a city of Nepal. This is the place where most of the hikers who wanted to hike Mount Everest start their journey from this point. Its runway is almost 460 meters so small runway as compared to other airports. This airport is only suitable for small planes like helicopters etc. As this is situated in the middle of mountains so it is very dangerous airport. It takes a lot of courage to fly plane to this airport. Its location makes it more unique from all other airports. As this airport is surrounded by greenery so its looks very beautiful and attractive. Many people and tourists are attracted to this airport due to its uniqueness and beautiful views.
5. KANSAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
This is the most unique and special airport in this list. This airport is constructed in the middle of Osaka Bay. This airport serves as a main airport for the airlines of Japan. This airport has two runways one is almost 3500 meters and 2nd one is 4000 which shows these runways are sufficient for big planes as well. Most different feature of this airport is it is located on an artificial island which is very beautiful. This airport is the result of many civil engineers. Landing and taking off between water looks very beautiful and attractive for all the passengers and tourists as well.
4. MADEIRA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
This airport is situated in the state of Santa Catherine. This airport is very famous all around the world because of its unique design of construction. This airport is surrounded by mountains and water as well which looks very beautiful. But this airport is very dangerous and is hard challenge for pilots to land and take off from this airport. First runway of this airport was almost 1600 meters then extended to 2800 meters in the sea. This is one of the unique airports of the whole world.
3. ICE RUNWAY ANTARCTICA
This airport is situated in Antarctica and has a runway of almost 3000 meters long. As there is snow fall in this area so runway of this airport is made at the start of every season. We can say that this is the most unique and different airport in the world due to its location.
2. PRINCESS JULIANA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
This airport is situated in Sint Maarten and is also known by this name. Its runway is about 2800 meters long. It serves as a main airport for airlines like Insel Air etc. The main feature of this airport is its runway is near the beach which is very beautiful and unique. When plane is landing on the runway it looks very beautiful because of the whole view. Beach near this airport is open for the public so they can see this beautiful view almost every day.
1. DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
This unique airport is situated in Colorado. It consists of 6 runway tracks. This airport has the longest runway in U.S that is almost 4877 meters. The unique feature of this airport is that it is powered on a solar system that is set up on seven and a half acres that produces energy for the airport.
We conclude that there are many unique airports in the whole world. Airports which are large in area and provide many other facilities to passengers are included in this list. Some of airports are also made with a view to expand it in future. These airports are very unique and different from other because of their locations and views. All these airports are very busy according to passenger’s traffic and are very busy all the time.