Research into what happens to the body in long-haul flight come ahead of the proposed Qantas non-stop 19 hour flights to London.

Deep vein thrombosis, dehydration, radiation and jet-lag are some of the dangers that can increase the longer you are in the air.

We take a look at how you can protect yourself from these unwanted effects of jetting off to see the Trooping of the Colour.

Image: Image: Courtesy R Chambers

Produced By: Roderick Chambers

Featured In Story: Dr Tony Schiemer, Medical Doctor, Commercial Pilot, Engineer

First aired on The Wire, Wednesday 18 January 2023