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How Long Can Commercial Aircrafts Fly Non-Stop Today?

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Airbus A350 XWB Wings

Earlier, Experience The Skies highlighted the top 20 longest non-stop flights being operated in 2017 (Related Insight). In the post, the longest flight’s operational time lasts between 17 hours 30 minutes to 17 hours 40 minutes in length. Are there any aircrafts currently in operation or planned that is capable to stretching to 2o hours […]

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Longest Non-Stop Flight Titleholder 2017 Edition

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Boeing 777-300ER Cockpit Longest Flights

Aircraft manufacturers Boeing and rival Airbus have been working hard on extending flight ranges in their 777/787 and A350/A380 programs since their introduction into service. In combination with lower fuel prices, airlines have been taken risks in flying longer routes non-stop shattering distance current operating records in the process. Experience The Skies have been following […]

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Qatar Airways Debuts New Qsuite Business Class On June 24

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Qsuite (middle seats with partition on)

Qatar Airways will debut its much touted Qsuite business class product on a flight from Doha’s Hamad International Airport (DOH) to London’s Heathrow Airport (LHR) on June 24, 2017.   Qatar Airways / Qsuite First reported back in March 2017 (Related News), Qatar Airways will introduce an innovative business class product dubbed “Qsuite” that features […]

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Air Canada Introduces New Configurations On Its Boeing 777s

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Air Canada Boeing 777-300

Air Canada As reported back on April 4, 2015 (link), Air Canada will be retrofitting its existing long haul Boeing 777-200LR and 777-300ER (Link for quick introduction) aircrafts with new interior that will use the same business class seat introduced with its Boeing 787 and premium economy/economy seats currently used in the high density version of the […]

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Singapore Airlines Debuts Its Premium Economy Product

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Singapore Airlines Premium Economy Cabin

Singapore Airlines Back in February and May 2015, Experience The Skies covered the premium economy product introduced by Singapore Airlines (Refer to our coverage of the history and seat here). The airline officially unveiled the product on its flight from Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) to Sydney Airport (SYD) on board SQ231 (Tail: 9V-SWL).

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American Airlines Boeing 777-300ER Route Prediction

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American Airlines Boeing 777-300ER

American Airlines is reducing first class seat availability from its New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) route starting in December 2015 prior to Christmas. Refer to our coverage here. In this post, we will continue the discussion and follow where these Boeing 777-300ER will go next.