A Qatar Airways plane has arrived to New Zealand after the world's longest route for regular passenger flights.
We have officially landed in Auckland , tweeted the airline when the flight QR920 arrived at the country's largest city at 7.25 in the morning, five minutes before the appointed time.
the Trip with the passenger plane, which took off from Qatar's capital of Doha, took 16 hours and 23 minutes and went through ten time zones, but actually just over five countries.
the Stretch tillryggalades was 1 453 miles.
because of the wind direction at altitude, will return to take even longer, around 17 hours and 30 minutes, according to the airline.
the Plane had four pilots on board, 15 people in the rest of the crew and 259 passengers.