Emirates Airline will launch daily Dubai-Auckland nonstop flights from March 1, which will shorten travel time by up to three hours by eliminating a stop in Australia. The flights will be operated by a Boeing 777-200LR configured with 266 seats, including eight first-class and 42 business-class seats. According to Emirates, this 14,000 km (7,600 nm) ultra-long range flight will be one of the longest air routes in the world by distance and should typically take just under 16 hours from ...

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