Storm launches British Airways from New York to London in record timeChristian Fernsby ▼ | February 9, 2020
The fierce winds propelled a Boeing 747 to make the 5600km transatlantic journey from New York to London in just four hours and 56 minutes.
Air industry British Airways landed 102 minutes early
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Two Virgin Airlines flights also roared across the Atlantic, with all three smashing the previous subsonic New York-to-London record of five hours and 13 minutes, Flightradar24 reported. ■