KOREAN AIR NEWS

 

Korean Air eyes Uzbekistan

Air Cargo News  2011-10-13 00:00:00

ONE of the world's largest cargo carriers, Korean Air, will soon begin shipping airfreight through Navoi international airport (Uzbekistan) to Hanoi (Vietnam), Riga (Latvia), and Shanghai (China).

World's 'most-spacious A380' now flying at LAX

USA Today  2011-10-12 19:42:00

Korean Air debuted its A380 in Los Angeles Tuesday, inaugurating superjumbojet service to its hub at Seoul Incheon. The airline is starting with ...

Nigerian airline orders two 747-8Is

The News Tribune  2011-10-07 18:41:23

Arik Air today announced it has ordered two Boeing 747-8 Intercontinentals worth some $635 million at list prices. Nigeria's Arik Air is the third airline to order the slow-selling new passenger version ...

Arik Air becomes third airline to order Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2011-10-07 00:17:50

Nigeria's Arik Air has ordered two Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental airliners, Boeing announced Thursday. The order makes Arik the first 747-8 customer in Africa and third worldwide for the passenger version, ...

Korean taps China's tech base

Air Cargo News  2011-09-21 00:00:00

KOREAN Air Lines has launched twice-weekly cargo flights from Incheon International Airport (South Korea) to Chengdu (China) on the back of growing demand for hi-tech goods.

Korean in cargo court cross-fire

Air Cargo News  2011-09-16 00:00:00

ASIA players Singapore International Airlines and Cathay Pacific have been granted permission by the Australian Federal Court to add Korean Airlines as a cross-respondent in cargo price-fixing allegations.

Korean Air's A380 debuts in the United States

USA Today  2011-08-18 14:28:00

Korean Air completed its inaugural passenger flight on the A380 last week, initiating service on the superjumbo jet between Seoul Incheon and ...

Korean shows mixed results

Air Cargo News  2011-08-09 00:00:00

KOREAN Air's operating revenue for the second quarter rose 1.5 per cent to KRW2.83 trillion (US$2.6 billion).

Korean Air targets business passengers with A380

Air Transport World  2011-08-08 19:49:06

Korean Air will operate its first long-haul Airbus A380 flight Tuesday from Seoul Incheon to New York JFK, and believes the aircraft can help it attract new business passengers.

Korean Air orders two more Boeing 737-900ERs

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2011-08-02 17:07:10

I'm a day late on this because I was off, but Boeing put out a couple of bits of 737 news Monday. First, it announced that Korean Air has ordered two more 737-900ER airplanes. The order is worth $171.6 ...

Korean Air orders two 737-900ERs; firms CSeries order

Air Transport World  2011-08-01 21:24:26

Korean Air placed a firm order for two additional Boeing 737-900ERs valued at $171.6 million at list prices. KE currently operates two 737-900ERs. Boeing Flight Services said it will partner with KE to ...

China Southern Airlines has the Galaxy in its sights

Air Cargo News  2011-07-26 00:00:00

SINOTRANS and Korean Air could ditch troubled Galaxy International Cargo Airlines, leaving China Southern Airlines free to claim a majority stake.

Aircraft News

Air Transport World  2011-07-02 17:56:33

Tibet Airlines, a newly established Lhasa-based airline (ATW Daily News, June 24), took delivery of an Airbus A319, the first of three A319s it ordered in May 2010. Boeing delivered a 737-900ER and a ...

Cargo win from Euro, S Korean trade deal

Air Cargo News  2011-06-23 00:00:00

A FREE-trade agreement (FTA) between Europe and South Korea could allow Korean Air Lines to take Cathay Pacific's crown as the world's largest air cargo operator. Cathay knocked Korean from its rank last ...

Korean Air commits to CSeries; Pratt operates PW1500G on test flight

Air Transport World  2011-06-21 22:42:08

Bombardier's CSeries program achieved two milestones as Korean Air signed a letter of intent to purchase 10 CS300s, becoming the first Asian airline to commit to the aircraft, and Pratt & Whitney test ...

Korean Air agrees to buy 10 Bombardier CSeries jets

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2011-06-21 19:59:32

Left out of my Paris Air Show orders roundup earlier today was Bombardier's announcement that Korean Air has signed a letter of intent to buy 10 CS300 aircraftm with an additional 10 options and 10 purchase ...

Stagnant 747 sales getting an air show boost

The News Tribune  2011-06-20 22:21:25

Sales of Boeing's fifth-generation 747 are finally seeing some action this week as the company today logged 17 orders for the latest version of its jumbo jet. Those orders came from two still-anonymous ...

Three carriers plan PSS migrations

Air Transport World  2011-05-31 19:42:06

News from Travel Technology Update:  Korean Air and ANA, Japan’s largest carrier, signed contracts to migrate to the full Amadeus Altea Customer Management Solution. Aerolineas Argentinas, ...

Korean kicks off new freighter service

Air Cargo News  2011-05-27 00:00:00

ON 14 May, Korean Air began a freighter service to Navoi (Uzbekistan), a newly-developed location for the airline's network.

Korean Air, American Airlines receive new aircraft today

USA Today  2011-05-24 21:54:00

Both American Airlines and Korean Air received new aircraft today.