Qatar Airways Launches World’S Longest Flight (Download PDF)

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Qatar Airways has launched the world’s longest non-stop commercial flight. It carries total distance of 9, 032-mile marathon from Doha to Auckland. Flight will take 16 hours and 20 minutes to pass over 10 time zones, five countries.

World’s longest flight

World’s Longest Flight

World’s longest flight

Highlights

  • Qatar Airways launched its first service to Auckland, New Zealand.
  • It is world’s longest flight by flying time.
  • It is the furthest distance between any two cities linked by direct flights.
  • It carries total distance of 9, 032-mile (14, 535km) marathon from Doha to Auckland.
  • The aircraft, Boeing 777 will cross 10 time zones before landing to Auckland.
List of world’s longest flights

List of World’s Longest Flights

List of world’s longest flights

List of world’s longest flights

  1. Doha-Auckland, Qatar Airways, 9, 028 miles
  2. Dubai-Auckland, Emirates, 8, 824 miles
  3. Sydney-Dallas, Qantas, 8, 578 miles
  4. San Francisco-Singapore, United Airlines & Singapore Airlines, 8, 446 miles
  5. Atlanta-Johannesburg, Delta, 8, 439 miles
  6. Abu Dhabi-Los Angeles, Etihad, 8, 390 miles
  7. Dubai-Los Angeles, Emirates, 8, 339 miles
  8. Jeddah-Los Angeles, Saudia, 8, 332 miles
  9. Doha-Los Angeles, Qatar Airways, 8, 306 miles
  10. Dubai-Houston, Emirates, 8, 168 miles

About Qatar Airways

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Image of Qatar Airways

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  • CEO: Akbar Al Baker
  • Alliance: Oneworld
  • Headquarters: Doha, Qatar
  • Founded: November 22, 1993
  • Commenced operations: January 20, 1994
  • Company slogan: ′′Going Places Together′′
  • Parent company: Government of Qatar
  • Airline operates a hub-and-spoke network, linking over 150 international destinations across Africa, Central Asia, Europe, Far East, South Asia, Middle East, North America, South America and Oceania from its base at Hamad International Airport, using a fleet of more than 180 aircraft.

- Published/Last Modified on: March 17, 2017

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