Buckle up and get ready for some turbulence.
It’s common enough to be a nervous flier. In fact, it’s estimated that about 25 percent of Americans report having some nerves when they take off in a plane.
There are many different ways to deal with flying. Some grab a drink at the airport bar before boarding, while others rely on apps to let them know exactly what’s going on when a plane goes bump. And although we would never dissuade someone from traveling just because of a fear of flying, there are a few airports that apprehensive passengers may want to be aware of before booking a trip.
Whether that’s because the runway ends in a steep cliff, the area is prone to intense turbulence, or the runway itself is made of fragile, meltable ice, these airports test the limits of even the most cool, calm, and collected traveler.
Buckle up and get ready for some turbulence. Here are the 19 scariest airports in the world.