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Qantas plans to fly non-stop between London and Sydney by 2022

It will be the longest route in the world, taking approximately 20 hours . The Australian airline Qantas is planning the longest air route in the world. It will be a flight between the cities of London and Sydney, in United Kingdom and Australia respectively. The journey would take around 20 hours, 3 hours faster than current time travel that involves making a scale in cities like Singapore, Hong Kong and Dubai. Qantas will be working for a year with Boeing 777-x and Airbus A350 aircraft engineers to develop the technology that will allow…

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Qantas flight forced to land in Sydney

A flight of Qantas from Australia to United States makes landing in Sydney after dumping fuel at sea. The flight QF93, operated with an Airbus A380, was on the route from Melbourne to Los Angeles when emergency light came on in the cockpit about one hour after take off. The crew was noticed the loss of engine oil, which did not force the shut down of the engine but the captain set it to idle and made the decision to return to land to have the fault inspected. For that reason, the flight…

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China Eastern lands in Sydney with hole torn in engine

A flight of China Eastern Airlines bound Shangai was forced to land back in Sydney because an engine fault mid-air. The flight MU736 departed of Sydney at 8:30pm on Sunday operated with an Airbus A330-200, “The crew observed the abnormal situation of the left engine and decided to return to Sydney airport immediately. All passengers and crew members were landed safely,” said Kathy Zhang, general manager for the Oceania region at China Eastern Airlines; The aircraft landed about an hour after take-off and no one was injured, the passengers were transferred to…

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