Longest non-stop passenger flight

The world’s longest non-stop passenger flight landed in Sydney on 20th October from New York after 19 hours and 16 minutes in the air. A total of 49 people were onboard the Qantas QF 7879 flight, which covered a 16,200-km distance. Four pilots were on rotation throughout the test flight, which was used to run experiments to assess health and well-being onboard.