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  1. Ten flights in eleven days…Not a bad trip at all - The Wandering Aramean

    […] Airways and LoganAir during the trip. Six new airports, four new airlines and one trip on the world’s shortest commercial flight. Plus some awesome experiences in Scotland. Not bad at […]

  2. IFlyToo
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    That’s awesome! Thanks for posting the video of the entire flight. 🙂 Any idea what altitude you reached during the flight? I’m very curious…

  3. Kerwin
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    I’ve wanted to take that flight for a while now; just have not had a chance to make it happen. Do they still offer a certificate?


  4. Wandering Aramean
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    They do still offer a certificate, especially on the dedicated tourist flights that they run in the summer. I saw one on the wall in the Westray airport waiting room. I didn’t bother asking for one though. The video and memory of the conversation with the pilot, as well as the bag tags with the PPW code on them, were sufficient souvenirs for me.

  5. Visiting Papa Westray: Small, but not at all boring - The Wandering Aramean

    […] be a short visit as there is nothing to see or do there. In addition to getting to fly on the World’s Shortest Commercial Flight – something that was completely AWESOME – there actually were things to see and do in the […]

  6. Pierowall, Westray: Island beaches and castles - The Wandering Aramean

    […] (the Orcadian name for the largest of the Orkney Islands). And then we promptly left to take in the world’s shortest commercial flight. A couple hours later, however, and we were headed back in to the harbour of Pierowall, Westray, […]