22/02/2017 3:47 PM AEDT | Updated 25/02/2017 2:47 PM AEDT

These Terrifyingly Short Airport Runways Are Terrifying

Frightened of flying? Look away.

AFP/Getty Images
That's one big, big plane on Wellington's small and windy landing strip. Lucky the pros can handle it.

If flying isn't your favourite past time, maybe go and read another story.

The runways featured below are scary because they are short. Or in a really, really windy spot, or on the side of a mountain.

So for a different kind of travel story, consider not putting these places on your bucket list if you have a fear of flying.

Globe Hunters

Infographic from Globe Hunters