Austrian airlines have have recorded to finish the shortest international flight in the world in Wednesday. The time spend by this flight is only 8 minutes. Quoted from Travel+Leisure, Austrian People’s Air Group have start that historical flight from St. Gallen-Alternhein, Switzerland to Friedrichshafen, German.
The eight minutes record have break the previous flight record which recorded by flight from Wina to Bratislava, Slovakia with only spending for 10 minutes. This flight between Switzerland to German is schedule to have fly twice per day.
The ticket for this flight is about 40 euro or about Rp 584.000 for once travel. The route is about 20 kilometers. Beside the plane, there are alternative transportation for both the city like driving a car for about an hour by across the Constance Lake. There is also available the train which spend about two hours.
“This Stopover will give everyone benefits both of tourists or commuters who work at both of side the lake,” said Danel Steffen the CEO of Austrian People’s Air Group. However, the flight is also give controversy. According to local news, that the fuel for the plane which serve the route have been presume unworthy for that flight