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Title: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: SuperFlyer on February 11, 2010, 05:07:03 AM
Post here your shortest trip.

Here only flights count.
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: SuperFlyer on February 11, 2010, 05:08:39 AM
I flew from Zurich (Switzerland) to Stuttgart (Germany), in 25 mins. (we head tail wind)
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Post by: A3 on February 11, 2010, 08:14:33 AM
Ontario California to LAX 12 min from Runway to runway.
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Post by: MOSES on February 11, 2010, 08:52:18 AM
moscow to kiev
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Post by: SuperFlyer on February 11, 2010, 09:31:03 AM
moscow to kiev

time?

were you guys on those flights?
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Post by: batzelda1 on February 11, 2010, 09:35:23 AM
Teterboro to Laguardia.... I think it was 9 minutes
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Post by: moish on February 11, 2010, 09:49:10 AM
are these commercial flights?
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Post by: SuperFlyer on February 11, 2010, 10:02:27 AM
Mine was a regular airline.
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Post by: batzelda1 on February 11, 2010, 10:04:21 AM
mine was not
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Post by: MOSES on February 11, 2010, 10:52:25 AM
Mine was
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Post by: Dan on February 11, 2010, 09:29:29 PM
ERI-CLE, 98 miles (http://gc.kls2.com/cgi-bin/gc?PATH=eri-cle&RANGE=&PATH-COLOR=&PATH-UNITS=mi&PATH-MINIMUM=&SPEED-GROUND=&SPEED-UNITS=kts&RANGE-STYLE=best&RANGE-COLOR=&MAP-STYLE=)
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Post by: Manu on February 11, 2010, 11:05:02 PM
MKE->ORD 67 miles about 17 minutes
I live in Chicago and wanted to go to NY but the ticket was $100.00 cheaper from Milwaukee with a stopover in Chicago. On the way back, I didn't check luggage, just got off in Chicago.
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Post by: Charles The Govenor on February 12, 2010, 10:30:07 AM
Ord-mke mke-ord United 16 minutes 66 miles. 
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Post by: Charles The Govenor on February 12, 2010, 10:38:25 AM
My dad took the shortest flight you can supposedly in the carribians 1 minute island hopper. 
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Post by: levi on February 12, 2010, 10:47:39 AM
EWR-JFK  CO 17 Miles
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Post by: Dan on February 12, 2010, 10:51:26 AM
EWR-JFK  CO 17 Miles
Winner winner chicken dinner!
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Post by: Charles The Govenor on February 12, 2010, 11:03:41 AM
Was waiting for that one levi ;)
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Post by: MOSES on February 12, 2010, 12:18:52 PM
EWR-JFK  CO 17 Miles
commercial flight?
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Post by: levi on February 12, 2010, 03:49:34 PM
commercial flight?
Yes, Continental.
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Post by: MOSES on February 13, 2010, 08:26:45 PM
Yes, Continental.
wow.
how much did it cost?
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Post by: moish on February 14, 2010, 01:45:49 AM
emergency landing?
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Post by: SuperFlyer on February 14, 2010, 02:01:43 PM
was supposed to be served by helicopter, but they canceled it for a while.

I looked on CO.com and I don't find such a route that is bookable.
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Post by: Charles The Govenor on February 14, 2010, 02:30:19 PM
They have bds-ewr operated by helicopter operates by us helicopter for co. 
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Post by: Charles The Govenor on February 14, 2010, 02:31:13 PM
BDr*.
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Post by: SuperFlyer on February 14, 2010, 05:09:19 PM
BDr*.

Is this for Sikorsky employees?

So there is no more this jfk ewr route?

I'd love a jfk-hpn route.
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: Charles The Govenor on February 14, 2010, 06:33:16 PM
It is open for the public,why would you like a jfk-hpn?
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: SuperFlyer on February 14, 2010, 07:28:15 PM
i need to be in the hpn area, and coming from europe and landing in jfk.
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: SuperFlyer on February 14, 2010, 07:28:33 PM
It is open for the public,why would you like a jfk-hpn?

why can't I book it?
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: Charles The Govenor on February 15, 2010, 12:59:08 AM
Bdr-ewr?
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Post by: SuperFlyer on February 15, 2010, 05:05:38 AM
Bdr-ewr?

no, jfk-ewr.
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: whYME on February 20, 2010, 11:36:35 PM
PVC (Provincetown, MA) - BOS
maybe 20 minutes max.
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Post by: Yaalili on July 12, 2013, 03:43:19 PM
Today was on US 4220 from PHL to EWR, 22 minutes from takeoff to landing. (80 miles.)

Also was on UA from SFO to SMF. About 25 minutes. (86 miles.)
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Post by: moko on July 12, 2013, 03:48:47 PM
WST-BID 12 min. - 17 MI
SBN-ORD 14 min. - 84 MI
67 MI=2 min.   :D

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Post by: Chapshnell on July 12, 2013, 04:46:50 PM
I flew a glider... Maybe 3 miles.. Lol
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Post by: efflpetzel on July 14, 2013, 01:14:25 AM
fll - mia 14 min
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Post by: kracked dude on July 14, 2013, 02:09:30 AM
EWR-JFK 10-15 min
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Post by: chff on July 14, 2013, 02:29:29 AM
EWR-JFK 10-15 min

Should be a little longer...
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DLH400/history/20130508/1800Z/KEWR/KJFK (http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DLH400/history/20130508/1800Z/KEWR/KJFK)
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Post by: yoyo6713 on July 14, 2013, 08:59:38 AM
PPT-MOZ 11 miles
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Post by: Fan of Dan on July 14, 2013, 10:25:18 AM
PHX - PHX 6 hours! (this should go in the longest thread).
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Post by: kracked dude on July 14, 2013, 11:15:57 AM
Should be a little longer...
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DLH400/history/20130508/1800Z/KEWR/KJFK (http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DLH400/history/20130508/1800Z/KEWR/KJFK)
Couldve been i dont recall exactly
Many diff factors affect flight times including time of day and holding patterns. The flight you linked to took place in the afternoon my flight was in the late night
For example this one (http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DAL9935/history/20130713/2200Z/KEWR/KJFK) took 12 min
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Post by: Cbs on July 14, 2013, 11:47:01 AM
STT-SJU - 20 Min flight.

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Post by: Yaalili on July 14, 2013, 01:09:17 PM
PHX - PHX 6 hours! (this should go in the longest thread).

What's the story?
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Post by: Yehoshua on July 14, 2013, 01:17:23 PM
MKE-ORD 66 miles, 11 minutes takeoff to landing, 45 minutes gate to gate. We got penalized for arriving early.
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: chff on July 18, 2013, 02:33:41 PM
http://www.nycaviation.com/2013/07/the-laguardia-curfew-why-you-ended-up-at-jfk/#.Uegy7hypRko.twitter (http://www.nycaviation.com/2013/07/the-laguardia-curfew-why-you-ended-up-at-jfk/#.Uegy7hypRko.twitter)
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: Dan on May 03, 2016, 04:19:08 PM
ERI-CLE, 98 miles (http://gc.kls2.com/cgi-bin/gc?PATH=eri-cle&RANGE=&PATH-COLOR=&PATH-UNITS=mi&PATH-MINIMUM=&SPEED-GROUND=&SPEED-UNITS=kts&RANGE-STYLE=best&RANGE-COLOR=&MAP-STYLE=)
BOO-LKN, 64 miles (http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=boo-lkn)
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Post by: mgoldhammer18 on May 03, 2016, 04:32:18 PM
Jacksonville, FL- Fort Lauder dale, FL
Made an emergency landing for a woman who was having medical issues.
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Post by: Yehoshua on May 03, 2016, 04:33:41 PM
BOO-LKN, 64 miles (http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=boo-lkn)
That's barely shorter than mine.


MKE-ORD 67 miles, 11 minutes takeoff to landing, 45 minutes gate to gate. We got penalized for arriving early.
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: chucksterace on May 03, 2016, 04:40:58 PM
PWK-ORD = 9 Miles

What do I win?
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Post by: Dan on May 03, 2016, 04:42:19 PM
PWK-ORD = 9 Miles

What do I win?
Winner winner chicken dinner!
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: Something Fishy on May 03, 2016, 04:48:13 PM
BOO-LKN, 64 miles (http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=boo-lkn)

This was my quickest flight (18:45:22 in the air), but not my shortest. OGG-LNY (http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=color%3Ayellow%2Cogg-lny&MS=bm&DU=mi) came in shorter at 35 miles, but slower at nearly half an hour.
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Post by: LoLo on May 03, 2016, 04:49:28 PM
ZRH-GVA 139 miles
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Post by: whYME on May 03, 2016, 05:31:53 PM
This was my quickest flight (18:45:22 in the air), but not my shortest.
+1

My shortest was PVC-BOS (http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=PVC-BOS). I don't remember the exact time, but IIRC it was 20-22 minutes.
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Post by: A3 on May 03, 2016, 05:41:00 PM
ONT-LAX
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Post by: yitrap on May 03, 2016, 05:45:55 PM
TEB-ACY 100 miles

Except for a sea plane flight I took in cottage country
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: whYME on May 03, 2016, 05:50:11 PM
PVC (Provincetown, MA) - BOS
maybe 20 minutes max.
My shortest was PVC-BOS (http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=PVC-BOS). I don't remember the exact time, but IIRC it was 20-22 minutes.

hmmm, seems like my flight got a little longer since I last wrote about it :(
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Post by: A3 on May 03, 2016, 09:24:31 PM
hmmm, seems like my flight got a little longer since I last wrote about it :(
Lol.

The thread was bumped, I double as well.
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: travel agent on May 05, 2016, 07:57:35 AM
BTS - VIE, 7 Minutes.
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Post by: username on May 05, 2016, 11:00:25 AM
SBN-IND
~150 miles
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Post by: shauly on May 05, 2016, 05:01:17 PM
IAD-RIC
100 miles, I think it was about 20 minutes.
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Post by: Newcc on May 05, 2016, 09:03:38 PM
PHL - LGA 35minutes
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Post by: EJB on May 05, 2016, 10:08:54 PM
BMI-ORD was my quickest flight, and only flight when I landed before the scheduled departure time :). I've had a few shorter, though.
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Post by: moko on May 08, 2016, 12:52:17 PM
BMI-ORD was my quickest flight, and only flight when I landed before the scheduled departure time :). I've had a few shorter, though.
I did SBN-ORD and landed 45 min prior to departure. But MKE-ORD was shorter which tied with WST-BID my shortest flight.
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Post by: yuneeq on May 08, 2016, 01:17:40 PM
SIC-OTD
25 miles
Flight was like 5 minutes long
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Post by: aradisc on May 08, 2016, 05:16:18 PM
Does skydiving count?
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Post by: Yehoshua on May 08, 2016, 11:00:00 PM
Does skydiving count?
No
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Post by: Dan on May 09, 2016, 09:03:03 AM
Does skydiving count?
Depends if heliports or seaplane landings count as unique airports ;)
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Post by: gold on May 09, 2016, 05:53:34 PM
tlv-amman 11min
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Post by: moish on May 11, 2016, 05:55:37 PM
WRY-PPW 2 minutes

H/T Chaim'l
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Post by: whYME on May 11, 2016, 05:56:53 PM
WRY-PPW 2 minutes
Winner winner chicken dinner!
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Post by: TimT on May 11, 2016, 05:58:03 PM
WRY-PPW 2 minutes
Let's see somebody top that.
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Post by: Something Fishy on May 11, 2016, 05:58:28 PM


And considering that that's the shortest scheduled commercial flight in the world, he's unlikely to be dethroned anytime soon.
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Post by: Dan on May 11, 2016, 05:59:45 PM
And considering that that's the shortest scheduled commercial flight in the world, he's unlikely to be dethroned anytime soon.
Well if helis count ;)
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Post by: ChAiM'l on May 11, 2016, 06:00:00 PM
And considering that that's the shortest scheduled commercial flight in the world, he's unlikely to be dethroned anytime soon.
Wait and see...
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: Something Fishy on May 11, 2016, 06:03:09 PM
Well if helis count ;)

How about getting airborne on a snowmobile?
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Post by: whYME on May 11, 2016, 06:04:08 PM
Isn't 2 minutes considered kinda long for that flight? I seem to remember that it can be as short as ~45 seconds if the conditions are right
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Post by: Something Fishy on May 11, 2016, 06:05:17 PM
Isn't 2 minutes considered kinda long for that flight? I seem to remember that it can be as short as ~45 seconds if the conditions are right

It's blocked for two minutes. Time in the air is generally 60-80 seconds. The record is 47 seconds, with a strong tailwind.
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Post by: moish on May 11, 2016, 06:06:29 PM
Isn't 2 minutes considered kinda long for that flight? I seem to remember that it can be as short as ~45 seconds if the conditions are right
I guess conditions werent right
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: whYME on May 11, 2016, 06:06:56 PM
How about getting airborne on a snowmobile?
By that logic, if skydiving counts then falling off a dogsled should also count (https://emoji.tapatalk-cdn.com/emoji23.png)
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: whYME on May 11, 2016, 06:07:47 PM
I guess conditions werent right

How long was your actual time in the air?
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Post by: moish on May 11, 2016, 06:12:25 PM
How long was your actual time in the air?

i think 2 mins, but i will check go pro footage soon
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Post by: Emkay on May 15, 2016, 02:31:36 PM
Let's see somebody top that.
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Post by: Emkay on May 15, 2016, 02:36:45 PM
tlv-amman 11min
Doesn't it usually take double that?
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Post by: Yaalili on May 15, 2016, 02:56:06 PM


Cool :)
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Post by: Super Speed on December 22, 2016, 03:05:35 AM
Monmouth Executive Airport to Teterboro. Took quicker for me to fly (including travel to and from airport) to Nobos than to drive 😂
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Post by: Yaalili on December 22, 2016, 07:42:14 AM
Bridgeport to FRG 34 miles.
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Post by: moe8555 on December 22, 2016, 10:14:49 AM
ALB (Albany, NY) - JFK, back when Delta offered such flights.
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Post by: Suave on May 04, 2017, 10:54:52 PM
Should I book it now? or or wait until I land (sometime tomorrow hopefully)

(http://i64.tinypic.com/iqituf.png)
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Post by: nobiggy on May 04, 2017, 10:59:24 PM
CLT - AVL
I think this must be the longest of the shortest trips posted here.
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Post by: 159dallas on May 05, 2017, 01:32:44 PM
DFW-ACT (Dallas,TX to Waco,TX) 39min is my shortest
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Post by: Something Fishy on October 15, 2017, 02:14:58 AM
This was my quickest flight (18:45:22 in the air), but not my shortest. OGG-LNY (http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=color%3Ayellow%2Cogg-lny&MS=bm&DU=mi) came in shorter at 35 miles, but slower at nearly half an hour.


New shortest flight: UII-LCE (http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=color%3Ayellow%2Cuii-lce&MS=bm&DU=mi), 13 minutes and 26 miles.
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Post by: skyguy918 on October 15, 2017, 06:57:36 PM
https://youtu.be/zEezFUb8Zz4
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Post by: 159dallas on March 27, 2018, 11:46:07 PM
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/OPT360/history/20180327/1451Z/KADS/KDAL (https://flightaware.com/live/flight/OPT360/history/20180327/1451Z/KADS/KDAL)

Check out this KADS (Addison Airport near dallas,texas to Dallas Love Field) 2min!
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: yesitsme on March 28, 2018, 12:17:05 AM
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westray_to_Papa_Westray_flight
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Post by: skyguy918 on March 28, 2018, 11:05:05 AM
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westray_to_Papa_Westray_flight
Repost
https://youtu.be/zEezFUb8Zz4
Here it is embedded if you couldn't click the link for some reason:
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Post by: yesitsme on April 03, 2018, 12:33:09 PM
RepostHere it is embedded if you couldn't click the link for some reason:


It's blocked for two minutes. Time in the air is generally 60-80 seconds. The record is 47 seconds, with a strong tailwind.

Point being
Quote
record for the fastest flight is 53 seconds
And no I can't watch videos embedded or not with my weak wifi connection.
Title: Re: Post here your shortest trip
Post by: Freecountry on April 03, 2018, 01:21:33 PM
Philadelphia to newark
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Post by: Yammer on April 03, 2018, 03:19:27 PM
https://youtu.be/zEezFUb8Zz4
Interesting.

They claim that the reason is because the ferry takes too long...i haven't seen many ppl fly from 2 destinations so close together that have a much larger population..