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Longest Nonstop For BA

Thu Aug 16, 2001 3:00 am

Like the title suggest, what is the longest daily nonstop flight operated by British Airways and with which airplane? Also what is the longest 747-400 flight they operate? Thanks.
 
johnnybgoode
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RE: Longest Nonstop For BA

Thu Aug 16, 2001 3:56 am

i don´t have a BA schedule in front of me but i would guess SIN-LHR could be the longest nonstop flight, served by 744s.

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RE: Longest Nonstop For BA

Thu Aug 16, 2001 3:59 am

Yeah, I'd have to say LHR-SIN on the 747-400 too.
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RE: Longest Nonstop For BA

Thu Aug 16, 2001 4:29 am

Okay, but what do you think is the shortest daily BA nonstop?
Maybe one of those scotish inter-island routes, operated by Loganair? I've been to Glasgow in June, and it was really cool to see those small aircraft in BA Chatham colours (still, I prefer Ndebele!)

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conair
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RE: Longest Nonstop For BA

Thu Aug 16, 2001 5:08 am

I have heard that it is LGW-EZE (Buenos Aires) which was flown with B747-400 aircraft until March, when they changed to B777-200.
 
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RE: Longest Nonstop For BA

Thu Aug 16, 2001 6:00 am

Yep, I fly LGW-EZE twice a year, and it's just under 13 hours.

Not sure if it's the longest though-maybe someone else has the current timetable.

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RE: Longest Nonstop For BA

Thu Aug 16, 2001 8:51 am

Maybe the PHX-ORD route.
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RE: Longest Nonstop For BA

Thu Aug 16, 2001 12:28 pm

LGW-EZE: 6926 MILES (777)
LHR-SIN: 6748 MILES (747-400)

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