MADEIRA AIRPORT Madeira, Portugal Madeira Island's Funchal Airport has water on one side and hills on the other, making for a difficult approach. In the airport's runway was extended even further into Atlantic Ocean in order to accommodate larger jets.
Down Under the Airport No, not Australia or New Zealand, but Madeira island instead. To be precise the landing strip of the airport ... but don't worry it will hold. The Madeira airport’s runway with a length of 2781 meters (9124 ft.), of which 1000 meters (3281 ft.) of the runway is supported by 180 pillars, each pillar 50 meters height (about 17 floors) (tags: #madeira #photography #travel #madex #donamaro)