SINGAPORE – Singapore Airways has launched the world’s longest continuous business flight.
The providers begin from at present and fly between Singapore and New York and journey a distance of roughly 16,700km and can take about 18 hours and 45 minutes.
The flight, QR22 will depart from Singapore Changi Worldwide Airport on 11:35 pm (native time) and arrived at Newark Liberty Worldwide Airport on 6:00 am (native time).
Singapore Airways Flight, SQ22 will use the long-range Airbus A350-900ULR, configured to hold 161 passengers – 67 in enterprise class and 94 in premium financial system.
The flight crew consists of two first officers and 13 sturdy cabin contingent, in accordance with airline each cabin crew member getting a compulsory minimal 4 hours’ relaxation.
Singapore Airways presently has 21 A350-900s in its fleet and has 46 extra on order with producer Airbus.
The brand new flight of 16,700km will eclipse the present longest flight by Qatar Airways from Auckland to Doha, which covers 14,535km.