Madeira Airport is ranked one of the most dangerous airports in the world, given the consistently strong wind gusts and mountainous terrain around the airport. It’s also a fascinating airport, given that the runway is built out over the water.
There are a ton of crazy landing videos at Madeira Airport, though one of the craziest I’ve seen was uploaded earlier in the week.
Check out the video of this TUIfly 737 which has some strong wind gusts on final approach:
And not even a go around? Damn, those pilots were on top of things!
(Tip of the hat to James)