Barra Airport

This is Barra Airport, located on the hebridean island of Barra. Now, I know what you’re thinking, it’s something along the lines of “No, you idiot, that’s a beach!“. You’re exactly right: Barra airport is the beach. In fact, it’s the only airport in the world where scheduled flights land on a beach. Of course, that schedule has to change regularly, as the airport’s three runways all become completely unusable during high-tide. The beach is open to the public, and supposedly good for cockle picking, all you have to do is check at the control tower to see…

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