Singapore Airlines Resumes New York Route with New Airbus A350-900ULR

The world’s longest commercial flight utilizes the new Airbus A350-900ULR aircraft with 67 seats in business class and 94 in premium economy.

The new Airbus A350-900ULR aircraft.

October 11 marks the resumption of Singapore Airlines’ New York route, which takes the record for the world’s longest commercial flight at up to 18 hours and 45 minutes.

Utilizing new Airbus A350-900ULR aircraft with 67 seats in business class and 94 in premium economy, services between Changi and Newark will start off thrice-weekly before going daily on October 18.

More information here.

This article originally appeared in the October/November 2018 print issue of DestinAsian magazine (“Route Updates”).

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