United Airlines Launches World’s Longest Flight to the U.S.: Singapore to Los Angeles

On October 29, representatives from United Airlines, along with the inaugural crew, U.S. Embassy Singapore, Changi Airport, and Ministry of Transport welcomed the first passengers arriving in Singapore from Los Angeles with an official cake-cutting. Passengers leaving Singapore on the new flight rou

On October 29, representatives from United Airlines, along with the inaugural crew, U.S. Embassy Singapore, Changi Airport, and Ministry of Transport welcomed the first passengers arriving in Singapore from Los Angeles with an official cake-cutting. Passengers leaving Singapore on the new flight route were treated to a grand sendoff.

United’s Los Angeles to Singapore flight is currently the longest non-stop flight from the U.S. with an approximate travel time of 17 hours 55 minutes and a distance of 8,700 miles.