15 Things You Might Not Have Known About Scotland

#15 Home of the world’s shortest commercial flight

#15 Home of the world’s shortest commercial flight

Some claim that the Trans-Siberian train trip sells itself on the worst thing about it; its length. So by that logic this trip should be awesome. Operated by Loganair, the world’s shortest commercial flight takes place between the two Orkney Islands, Westray and Papa Westray, north of Scotland. If the conditions are conducive, the flight takes just 47 seconds and covers 2.7 kilometres.

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						Home of the world’s shortest commercial flight