Singapore Airlines' first Airbus A350-900ULR upon delivery in Singapore (Photo: Singapore Airlines)

Singapore Airlines Re-Launches World’s Longest Flight

Singapore Airlines has officially re-launched the world's longest flight from Singapore's Changi Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey. The extreme ultra long-haul flights to and from the island nation are scheduled for 17 hours 50 minutes on the outbound and 18-hours and 30-minutes on the return to Singapore with the route replacing Doha to Auckland, currently operated by Qatar Airways, as the world's longest. The inaugural flight, SQ22, departed Singapore on-time just before midnight Thursday night, embarking…