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Cathay Pacific’s New York to Hong Kong route to become world’s longest passenger flight, steers clear of Russia

Cathay Pacific is planning the world’s longest passenger flight by rerouting its New York to Hong Kong service over the Atlantic instead of the Pacific, the airline said Tuesday, in a new path that steers clear of Russia. The flight path will cover “just under 9,000 nautical miles” (10,357 miles) — or 16,668 kilometres — […]