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Ísafjörður Airport the most 'scenic and challenging' in the world

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  • A challenge Landing at Ísafjörður Airport is considered rather challenging. Photo/Pjetur

The aviation website considers Ísafjörður Airport (BIIS) in the Westfjords, to be one of the most scenic and challenging in the world. According to commenters the real challenge is the IFR approach with severe turbulent mountain waves.

Read more: An American in Reykjavík: A short trip to Ísafjörður, Iceland's Westfjords

Below are two videos of an aircraft landing at Ísafjörður Airport. 


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