Articles tagged “world’s longest flight”

What the World’s Longest Flight Feels Like

What the World’s Longest Flight Feels Like

Sarah Wells, Bloomberg

We agree. We'd put up with a lot to avoid a layover. Even 18 hours without a shower.

9 months ago

World’s Current Longest Flight Belongs to Qatar Airways’ New Doha-Auckland Route

World’s Current Longest Flight Belongs to Qatar Airways’ New Doha-Auckland Route

Associated Press

Qatar Airways placed a large order with Boeing last year and it's hoping that these new aircraft flying its new Auckland-Doha route will bring big payoffs as the gulf carrier places more trust in Boeing.

2 years ago

Singapore Airlines to Resume World’s Longest Flight Between New York and Singapore

Singapore Airlines to Resume World’s Longest Flight Between New York and Singapore

Marisa Garcia, Skift

The A350 aircraft includes many standard features that would make such long flights much more bearable. Singapore Airlines also has a history of cabin design focused around passenger comfort for the long-haul. Direct routes from the U.S. to Singapore have been a gap in the market since the airline stopped service between Singapore and Newark in 2013.

4 years ago

Emirates Can Soon Claim Fame to the World’s Longest Commercial Flight

Emirates Can Soon Claim Fame to the World’s Longest Commercial Flight

Marisa Garcia, Skift

Long flights can be a treat, if you’re flying in First. Otherwise, they’re more a badge of courage.

4 years ago