The World's Shortest Commercial Flight Is Under One Minute

The shortest commercial flight in the world can be completed quicker than you can pop a bag of microwave popcorn. The flight can be as short as 47 seconds, and the plane will take you between the Westray and Papa Westray in the Orkney Islands in Scotland. The total distance of the trip is slightly more than one mile.

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  1. This is what the world's shortest commercial flight looks like from the passenger seat: 00:19

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