World’s Longest Flight To The US
New Singapore to LA service is longest scheduled nonstop flight at 8,770 miles
United Airlines’ (UAL) nonstop Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner service from Singapore (SIN) to its hub at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is the only direct flight Singapore and Los Angeles.
The inauguration was attended by guests including, Mr. Lee Seow Hiang, the CEO of Changi Airport Group, and Ms. Stephanie Syptak-ramnath, the Chargé d’affaires, a.i., at the U.S. Embassy in Singapore. Marcel Fuchs, United’s Vice President of Atlantic and Pacific Sales, said, “United is proud to launch the longawaited Singapore-los Angeles route for our customers in Singapore. The addition of this new exclusive service to our existing daily Singapore to San Francisco nonstop
Some of the VIPS present at the launch, standing with flight crew and representatives from Changi Airport and United Airlines. From L-R: Crews of United Airlines, Patrick Quayle, Vice President of International Network, United Airlines (6th person), Marcel Fuchs, Vice President of Atlantic & Pacific Sales, United Airlines (7th person), Stephanie Syptak-ramnath, Chargé d’affaires ad interim of the United States of America (8th person), Lee Seow Hiang, Chief Executive Officer, Changi Airport Group (10th person), Captain and crews of United Airlines, Laurence Chin, Country Manager, United Airlines Singapore (far right)