This week’s featured link:
I Just Took the World’s First 20-Hour Flight. Here’s What It Did to Me – Bloomberg
This is quite the PR stunt Qantas has put on. How much do you really learn from having only a few passengers on an airplane all flying in business? Besides, this is only a couple hours longer than the Perth-London flight which operates daily. I just assume this is all about the crews which need to agree to fly these ultra long haul flights. Oh, and if they can get a ton of good PR along the way… that can’t hurt.
Two for the road:
How a Cape Air prop made the ‘water jump’ from Europe to the U.S. – TPG
If you ever wondered how those tiny props made their way across the ocean, well, here you go.
The Great O’Hare Market Share Fight of 2019 – VisualApproach.io
This dovetails nicely with the introduction of the CRJ-550. United is stepping up the fight in Chicago.