Emirates today (28JAN16) has announced new service enhancement to New Zealand, where it’ll be launching nonstop Dubai – Auckland service. From 01MAR16, Boeing 777-200LR aircraft will be operating this route on daily basis.
EK448 DXB1005 – 1100+1AKL 77L D
EK449 AKL2130 – 0545+1DXB 77L D
This route will become the world’s longest nonstop flight, at 8810 miles, the flying time from Auckland is 17hrs 15mins. It’s planned service to Panama City is 8580 miles.