Courchevel is the name of aski area in the French Alps, the largest ski area in the airport has world.It it's a measure of infamy in the aviation industry as home to a relatively short runway, with a length of 525 ft (1,722) and a slope of 18.5%. It is so short that you slow down on a sloping strip of land and take on a decline to pick up enough speed. Who gets to land here? Well, Pierce Brosnan, the short list. This was the airport in the opening seen of Tomorrow Never Dies uses. For the rest of us, private plane, helicopter, or charter are the only way to go, and your pilot will be some serious training before he needs to or should they CVF country.