Toncontin Airport, Honduras from The 17 Most Dangerous Airports in the World

The 17 Most Dangerous Airports in the World

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Toncontin Airport, Honduras

If you can, avoid flying into Toncontin Airport. Stories of its danger have made the news several times. The runway in Tegucigalpa is much shorter than average and is located in the middle of populated valleys. The nightmare of landing there begins with twisted ravine. The airport is located in a mountainous region requiring pilots to make some unconventional maneuvers to land safely. There have been six major crashes there since 1989.

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