A United 757 at Chicago O'Hare (Photo: Greg Linton)

The Longest Scheduled Routes Operated by Boeing’s 757

More than thirty years after its delivery to launch operators British Airways and Eastern in 1983, there is no doubt the Boeing 757 has had a significant impact in the development of aviation in the world today. With more than 1,000 frames produced throughout its 20 years production life span, the aircraft has been hugely successful in enabling airlines to exploit more short and medium haul routes, providing the lowest fuel burn per seat at the time, thanks to its…