Author: CBS NEWS

VIDEO: World’s Longest Flight Features 19-Hour Trip From New York To Singapore

His friends ask Duane Brown if he is nuts. What he is, is an aviation fanatic, who recently – with the mentality of a marathon runner – elbowed his way to the starting line, along with 160 other passengers, for the latest launch of the world’s longest flight: New York to Singapore, a more than 9,500-mile trek connecting two of the world’s financial capitals in a mere 19 or so hours.