Taking Off From the World's Shortest Commercial Runway

  • Dec 1, 2014 8:59am GMT
  • 2108 views

Juancho E. Yrausquin Airport, on the island of Saba in the Caribbean, has the shortest commercial runway in the world at a length of 1,299 feet long (396 meters).

Check out this video that illustrates just how quickly that runway goes away during takeoff!