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The world’s craziest airports

Most flights to and from Lukla airport in Nepal - the gateway to Mount Everest and one of the most dangerous airports in the world - are in the morning when visibility is best. Photo: Dominica and Evan Miller.

Every day pilots battle extreme weather conditions, challenging terrain, short runways and air traffic congestion to ensure their passengers arrive safely. But as Alannah Eames shows, landing and taking off can be more ‘extreme’ at some airports than others.

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