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  1. The Global Traveller
    The Global Traveller at |

    Nice find.

    Emirates flies A380 between Auckland and Sydney. With a flight time of about 3 hours that is also shorthaul.

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  3. Wandering Aramean
    Wandering Aramean at |

    Indeed, I had forgotten about the tag-on SYD-AKL flights. That being said, 1300+ miles is borderline short-haul, especially compared to the touch over 200 that the LHR-CDG route runs.

  4. norm
    norm at |

    Seems like it wouldn’t be much fun to just make the tiny hop — you’d have to spend the entire flight strapped in, wouldn’t you?