Qantas sells flight to nowhere

Qantas, the airline of Australia, has announced a special ‘Trip to Nowhere’ flight.

The new flight that would see the plane take off from Sydney, fly for 7 hours, and then land back in Sydney.

The trip costs passengers $864NZD.

Qantas has announced that it is one of the fastest-selling flights they’ve ever put on.

Passengers have been promised great views of Australian icons like the Great Barrier Reef and Uluru, which are off limits to many people due to border closures.

There’s no need for baggage on the seven-hour flight with no stopovers, but passengers have been told they’ll also see Kata Tjuta, Byron Bay, Bondi Beach and Sydney Harbour.

Qantas says the plane will fly as low as 1300 metres at some parts of the flight to get passengers as close as possible to these landmarks.

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Grim reaper
Grim reaper
1 month ago

Thats so sad i would not have know that im getting knowwhere well hoppfilly people notice

Big Chungus Bakery
Big Chungus Bakery
1 month ago

wow what a good flight

Gage
Gage
1 month ago

Wow thats amazing

BOB the builder
BOB the builder
1 month ago

i wonder how long it will be until environmentalists say that this is ruining the environment.

Person
Person
1 month ago

What , The world is getting very weird ????????????????

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