Even with oil prices approaching their highest level in four years, half of the world's long-haul flights are making a comeback.
About six months ago, Qantas opened a direct flight service from Perth, Australia, to London, with Singapore Airlines taking it 16,700-
Kilometre jumped to New York on October. 11.
This will be the world's longest commercial flight from Doha, UAE to Auckland, New Zealand.
Advances in technology and the emergence of aircraft have made Singapore's route viable again five years after $100. a-
A barrel of oil killed the flight for 18 hours and 45 minutes.
Last month, Singapore Airlines delivered the first of seven A350
It will use 900 ultra-long-range aircraft on routes and off routes
Service to Los Angeles has been discontinued since November.
Qantas has asked Boeing and Airbus to design aircraft from Sydney, Australia to London or New York even further.
For those who are held together for nearly 19 hours within 220 of the idea of retreating --
The foot tube is at 35,000 feet, which is expected on flights from Changi Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport.
The cow class forgot.
The Airbus aircraft that will fly along this route can carry up to 161 passengers, while the airline's existing A350 aircraft can carry up to 253 passengers. 900s.
That means more space, 67 flat
1-1 bed seat2-
1 Business Class and 94 top economy class configurations4-
2 arrangement at the back.
Eight economic seats.
Leaning in inches, court-
The distance between you and the one in front
It is a standard 38 inch, which is-4 inch longer than some Japanese airlines. haul flights.
Singapore Airlines says it will offer some dishes in an attempt to offset the effects of a day stuck in its seat.
The airline's health package includes shrimp, organic chicken and zucchini pappardelle. A tie-
Canyon Ranch offers "science-
Basic advice and strategies for improving sleep, balancing meal choices and promoting cycling exercise.
"Try to stew pork with citrus or grilled chicken and wide zucchini ribbon and cook with less salt and sugar, more ginger Flour and fennel, which the canyon says helps replenish water and nutrients
Same as other Singapore Airlines.
Long distance transport route where you can eat local favorite food such as chicken rice and beef, or "book chef", this service allows you to order dishes such as lobster or pork ribs
Eye steak 24 hours before flight departure.
If the airline's international chef cooking team can't seduce you, you can always be ahead of timeorder a burger.
For the Internet
Addicted travelers are worried about being held in solitary confinement for nearly a full day and the flight offers Wi-Fi, reasonable price. A business-
Class ticket gets 30 megabytes of data for free.
Another 20MB is $6, an hour on Facebook is enough, and the larger package offers up to 200MB for $28.
Singapore Airlines said the data speed may be 4-
8 Mbps, depending on active users, satellite coverage, and weather conditions. For film-
It should not be the problem lover.
The airline has added 200 hours to 1,000 movies and TV shows, from new releases like ocean 8 to art --
Film and international film.
Four pilots of Singapore Airlines (
Two captains and two officers)
On every Super Dragon. range A350-
900 is not allowed to fly to New York unless they do not fly 48 hours before departure --off.
They have extra breaks on board, at least 8 hours off, while in typical long periods they have 5 1/2 hours off
According to Singapore Airlines, transportation services.
When they landed in New York, the pilot had three nights off before flying back to Singapore.
13 crew members will take at least 4 hours off during the flight and enjoy New York two days before their return.
Singapore before Singapore Airlines canceled-
In 2013, crude oil futures in New York were around $100 a barrel.
With crude oil prices again above $80, airlines are relying more on technology to ease fuel bills.
This means keeping the light of the plane as possible.
Lightweight composites, including carbon fiber, account for most of the A350
While the new wing tip helps reduce resistance, Airbus says it can reduce it.
According to Maria Luisa Lucas Ugena, head of product marketing at Airbus A350, the improved model consumes 25 cents less fuel than aircraft of similar size and performance.
The ceiling of the aircraft is higher, the windows are larger, the fuselage is wider, the cabin noise is smaller, and the LED lighting is designed to reduce the time difference. Composite-
Aircraft-based can also withstand higher cabin pressure, which means more oxygen and moisture in the air to make the flight more comfortable.
By saving weight alone, the plane could not jump to Newark.
Airbus reinstalled the fuel system on a standard A350
900, and inject more jet kerosene into the fuel tank of the wing.
The aircraft can now hold about 43,590 gallons of fuel, and each passenger can hold more than 270 gallons of fuel during a full flight. The A340-
In the 500 s, the partnership route had only 58,870 customers of 100 gallons before 2013.