• Singapore Airlines Launches World's Longest Flight

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Singapore Airlines has launched the world's longest commercial flight, between Singapore and New York.
    The first new non-stop flight between Singapore and New York departed Changi International Airport on 11 October 2018 at 2337hrs and arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport a day later, at 0529hrs. The flight duration was 17 hours 52 minutes.
    Operated by the all-new Airbus A350-900ULR , the route will initially be served thrice-weekly, departing Singapore on Monday, Thursday and Saturday. Daily operations will commence from 18 October after an additional A350-900ULR aircraft...
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  • Hawaiian Launches Longest Domestic Flight in United States

    Hawaiian Launches Longest Domestic Flight in United States

    2 monthes ago - By Global Traveler Usa

    A new Hawaiian Airlines flight between Boston and Honolulu becomes the longest regularly scheduled domestic route in the United States.
    Boston travelers previously had a layover on the West Coast when flying to Hawai'i, but this new, 5,095-mile flight connects directly to the islands. It begins flying five times a week between Boston and Honolulu, April 5, 2019.
    “This route will provide travelers from Hawaii direct access to all that the Commonwealth has to offer, including our nation-leading innovation economy, while also making travel for New England residents to Hawaii easier,” said...
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