London to Sydney Flight Breaks World Record

By NTD Newsroom

An experimental research flight operated by Australian Airlines Qantas touched down in Sydney on Friday, after flying nonstop from London.

It’s a journey that pushes the frontier of modern aircraft capabilities and surpasses two aviation records: It became the world’s longest passenger flight by a commercial airlines both for distance and for duration in the air.

Passengers also experienced a rare double sunrise along the way.