World Most Dangerous Airport

Lukla is home to the world dangerous airport, Lukla Airport. Lukla airport is a gateway to the world famous everest trekking route.

World’s Most Dangerous Airport.

Due to it’s difficult terrain, it is considered as a world most dangerous airport. Due to the high terrain/hill at northen end of the runway, there is no chance of overshoot and high risk of go-around.

Kathmandu To Lukla Flight.

Kathmandu To Lukla Flight.

Number of domestic airlines operates their flight to lukla airport from kathmandu airport. Tara Air, Goma Air ( Summit Air), Simrik Air, Sita Air operates thier flights to Lukla Airport from Kathmandu.

Image: Aviation Nepal

There are few helicopter companies who also operates rescue flight along with charter flight to lukla.

Facts About Lukla Airport

Lukla Airport is also called as a Tenzing–Hillary Airport. It was built in 1964 A.D and located at an altitude of 9,334 ft / 2,845 m.
Location: Lukla, Solukhumbhu District.
IATA Code: LUA
ICAO Code: VNLK
Runway Facts: 527 m (1,729 ft) Ă— 30 m (98 ft)