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Qantas launched first non-stop Australia-Europe
Almost 15,000km in 17 hours and 20 minutes
On arrival at London-Heathrow at 05:05 yesterday, Qantas was presented with the anna.aero “Platinum Planet Prize”, an award recognising the world’s first-ever non-stop route from Australia to Europe. The historic new direct service, between Perth and London-Heathrow, takes 17 hours and 20 minutes, and covers a distance of 14,499 kilometres (all distances are calculated by anna.aero using OAG Analys...
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