Private Plane Too Close to Tourist Taking Photograph of Landing at Saint Barthélemy Airport

An airplane grazed a photographer’s hand as he was taking pictures of the landing aircraft.

Or should we we say, “Photographer Too Close to Private Plane?”

The airport in Saint Barthélemy on a Caribbean island is considered one of the most dangerous in the world because of its short landing strip next to a steep hill.

A sign where the photographer was taking pictures warns against parking or walking in the area.

St. Barth Landings and Departures at Gustaf III Airport, also known as Saint Barthélemy Airport and as St. Jean Airport.

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