On October 11, Singapore airlines took off for the longest non-stop flight departing from Singapore to NYC. The journey was over 15,000km and took approximately 17 hours. The flight had 161 passenger seats and many were excited about the new faster route. The flight had taken the North Pole route and had no stopovers.
Starting October 19, this will be made a daily flight. Researcher, Geoffrey Thomas also stated, “we are entering a new era of travel!”