Quote: “For example, if we find out that we are going to need to return say 10 to 20 percent of our aircraft because demand just isn’t there – so we don’t have to pay rent, we’ll return the aircraft – well that means we’re going to have to reduce our flight crews and our cabin crews by similar amoun...Jump to post
This shows the limitations (area darkened) of ETOPS 180: http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?MS=wls&DU=mi&E=180
The A321 is clearly comfortable doing the MNL-GUM and MNL-MLE route, however the economics of operating the latter route is not that great.
Virgin Australia is currently doing a marathon flight from CDG to BNE nonstop (possibly no passengers).
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/VHV ... /LFPG/YBBN
Is this the longest nonstop flight of the B77W? And what is the longest scheduled nonstop flight of the B77W?