As Singapore’s non-stop Singapore (SIN) – Newark (EWR) flight comes to an end, is a new ultra-long-haul flight ready to take up the title of “World’s Longest Flight”? As per the UK Telegraph, Turkish Airlines is planning an Istanbul-Sydney route using B777-300ER aircraft that will span 8,076 nautical miles. The current champ clocks in at 8,388 nautical miles on the SIN-EWR route .
Speaking of, see this link for a current listing of all ultra-long-haul flights: The World’s Longest Flights – How Many Have You Flown (I have 10)?
- Boeing to Build World’s Longest-Range Passenger Jet
- Singapore Airlines Trip Report – Newark to Singapore Business Class – The World’s Longest Flight (#1)
- Delta ATL-JNB Trip Report (#4)
- Cathay Pacific First Class Trip Report (#10) *Trip report for YVR, JFk report coming soon.