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Anonymous12 Nov 2013
This piece has appeared today on the Herald Scotland site.
“Landmark for the world’s shortest flight as it gets first female pilot.”
Loganair flies the inter-island route in the Orkneys and today´s schedule is
(Kirkwell-) Westray dep: 08.56hrs. – Papa Westray arr:08.58hrs. (-Kirkwell)
(Kirkwell-) Papa Westray dep:15.21hrs. – Westray arr:15.23hrs. (- Kirkwell)
Price: GBP17 single, GBP21 return , Children(2-16) and Senior Citizens(60+) half price.
No mention of taxes, fuel surcharges or lounge access. No interlining at Kirkwell. baggage limit 15 kilos. Other conditions also apply e.g.weather.12 Nov 2013
You have reminded me of a flight I wanted to take some years ago (I was overruled by Senior Management). I believe that in those days the flight – between Gibraltar and Tangier – held the record for the shortest intercontinental flight, lasting about 15 minutes12 Nov 2013
This is a noted on the DT interesting info about airports here
along with a few others.12 Nov 2013