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Air India sets new record for longest non-stop flight

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

NEW DELHI: Air India has set a new record for the world’s longest non-stop flight. India’s national carrier last week flew its new route from New Delhi to San Francisco, covering a distance of around 15,140 km in 14 hours and 30 minutes, according to Air India’s Captain Rajneesh Sharma who was the commander on the flight’s trans-Pacific route. 181 more words

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I really like this song.

Wow. I never thought I’d be sharing my music taste on this blog, but here I am.

Although I’ve never been a huge fan of the… 103 more words

Elvis Presley

SIA in it for the long haul

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

It was party time for Singapore Airlines and Airbus yesterday as the plane-maker handed its 10,000th aircraft to a very important customer. 314 more words

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When prayer becomes just another thing on the to-do-list.

It’s the beginning of a new term for me, and my final year at uni has begun. Already I find myself tired, drained and in a continuum of low level stress. 1,179 more words


SIA flying direct to US with new plane

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Bringing back non-stop flights to the United States is a “game changer” for Singapore Airlines, said one of its top officials.

While other airlines have added services to the US in the three years since SIA stopped its non-stop flights to the US in 2013, the airline “is not concerned at all”, said Mr Campbell Wilson, acting senior vice-president of sales and marketing. 602 more words

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Wow, going from do-little days to do-it-all days is quite the shift!

Example: the last two days were Rosh Hashanah, so most of my activity was spirited davening, and certainly included no academic work. 154 more words


The head of Y Combinator once worked so hard he gave himself scurvy

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

The summer after he dropped out of Stanford, Sam Altman worked himself so hard he developed an 18th century disease. 

The head of Y Combinator is the subject of… 194 more words