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Ultra-long-haul picks speed over mystery - will it fly?

Scene from The Darjeeling Limited - will ultra-long-range flights replace conventional travel?

A scene from the side-splitting 2007 film 'The Darjeeling Limited' built around a comic but mystical train journey through India. The Singapore Airlines nonstop to New York on an A350-900 threatens to change travel.


Brazil says yes to MAX flights

FAA go-ahead mid-Nov ushers B737-MAX take-off


Vietnam: simply say bonjour

Halong to Hoi An post-Covid retreats for the intrepid


Would you fly 19 hours?

Author - Vijay VergheseUltra-long-range flights become a reality but are travellers ready to brave 19-hours aloft playing space invaders? This is a long way from my first international flight on an Air India B747 in the fall of 1977 that took me, hopping and stopping just about everywhere en route from New Delhi to London...

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