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Qantas has actually provided long suffering Aussies an early Xmas present: The capability to fly from Australia to Europe with no laborious stopovers.

On Sunday, the local airline company announced it would certainly introduce non-stop trips on the 787-9 Dreamliner from Perth to London. You may need to grit your teeth a little longer, though: The service isn’t readied to start till March 2018.

For anyone that has carried out the legendary flight, lasting practically 24 Hr, it’s constantly been essential to quit midway in either Asia or the Center East.

Soon concerning 236 travelers each trip will certainly be able to fly 14,498 kilometres (9,009 miles) without time out. The new course will certainly take about 17 hours, and also the airline thinks it will certainly be the third-longest passenger flight globally.

At a press conference Sunday, Qantas CEO Alan Joyce called the information a ‘video game transforming route with a video game altering aircraft.’

The solution will go to least daily, Joyce stated, as well as will conserve those flying from Perth concerning 3 hrs in traveling time. Ticket expenses have yet to be announced.

‘ When Qantas created the Kangaroo Course to London in 1947, it took four days and 9 quits. Now it will take just 17 hours from Perth continuous,’ Joyce claimed in a statement.

‘ Australians have actually never had a direct web link to Europe before, so the opportunities this opens up are massive.’

Admittedly, 17 hrs is still a very long time, so have your resting pills at the ready.