I want to get my landings up. Preferably in the 30 minute to 1 hour flight range. Suggested aircraft to go along with those routes?
Edit: Preferably less well-known routes. I just remembered one that I went on recently IRL which was KSFO-KRDD. But I want to hear yours.
Edit 2: Most airlines make you start off flying short routes, so I guess anyone else wanting short routes, join one of those.
Delta Embraer E170
KDFW - KIAH
American Airlines A320
Approximately 40 minutes of flying time
List above is the best option.
One I can personally recommend is LGAV-LGIR in the 320 or LOWW-LOWI in the Austrian Dash-8.
Atlanta to Raleigh-Durham
London Heathrow to Brussels. Aprroximately 35 mins
KSLC KLAX, Delta Boeing 717, 1hr
I like KDEN - KEGE.
Tricky approach, but very fun.
KSJC-KLAX - It’s about 45 minutes long.
KSFO/KOAK-KLAX - for a longer flight of about 50 minutes
Looks like everyone is recommending US routes, I like Taipei to Hong Kong (RCTP/TPE-VHHH/HKG) though.
You could also do YBBN-YSSY. It’s going to be really short though.
I’ll have to give it a shot later tonight when it’s dark in the US. I’m not a big fan of night flying TBH.
Around 40 minutes
You can either use the CRJ-200 or the Q400
You can change the time of day your flying in under the pause menu.
EHAM-EGLL a quick 30 min flight maybe even less !
I often want to do the same, I often fly shuttle runs between EGLC and EHAM.
That’s true, but I feel like that’s ‘cheating’ somehow. Not my style.
A few here…
YSSY - YBBN
YSSY - YMML
YBBN - YBTL
YBCS - YBTL
NZAA - NZCH
nice and scenic, also if you want to keep[ tousing the “current time” setting and you are based in Europe, when flying in the evening you will be flying early morning in Australia and NZ which has some cracking sun rises!
If you fancy simular routes as well as a mix of short, medium and long haul routes then check out the VA thats linked in my bio.
happy landings see you in the virtual skies!
If you’re a Southwest Airlines fan like myself, here are a few suggestions:
KLAX - KLAS - About 45m to an hour
KLAX - KSFO - About 1 hour
KLAX - KPHX - About 1-1/2 hour
KLAX - KSLC - About 2 hours
KLAX - KIAH - About 3 hours
KLAS - KOAK - About 1 hour
KLAS - KPHX - About 45 min
KLAS - KIAH - About 2 to 2-1/2 hours
KLAS - KSLC - About 1-1/2 hours
Many more routes but these are all within a 1-3 hour time range.