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Korean Air takes delivery of first Dreamliner 787-9 from Boeing

Breaking Travel News  2017-02-23 11:29:47

Boeing and Korean Air today celebrated the delivery of the airline?s first 787-9 Dreamliner. The Seoul-based carrier will be the first Korean carrier to operate the 787-9 Dreamliner in the country.

Korean Air takes delivery of first Boeing 787-9

Air Transport World  2017-02-22 19:45:00

Korean Air has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-9, making it the first airline in the country to operate the type. read more

Boeing Delivers Korean Air's First 787-9 Dreamliner

PR Newswire  2017-02-22 17:30:00

CHARLESTON, S.C., Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Korean Air today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner. The Seoul-based carrier will be the first Korean carrier ...

Korean Air posts 2016 net loss; set to take new aircraft deliveries

Air Transport World  2017-02-14 16:06:00

Korean Air reported a consolidated net loss of KRW642 billion ($565 million) in the fourth quarter of 2016, reversed from a profit of KRW132 billion in the same period a year earlier.read more

Korean Air, Thai Airways name new leaders

Air Transport World  2017-02-08 20:32:00

Korean Air has named Walter Cho as president and COO. read more

Korean Air admits using electric stun gun on five passengers

BBC News  2017-01-19 00:01:06

Korean Air is believed to be the only major airline that routinely carries Tasers on its planes.

Korean Air says pilot strike suspended; resuming normal schedule

Air Transport World  2016-12-29 17:44:00

Korean Air said strike action by its unionized pilots has been suspended, allowing it to resume a normal schedule.read more

Korean Air sees flights cancelled because of pilot strike

Air Transport World  2016-12-28 18:39:00

Korean Air has issued a schedule of anticipated flight cancellations through Jan.10, 2017, because of strike action by its unionized pilots.read more

Korean Air crew to 'use more force' with unruly passengers

BBC News  2016-12-27 06:36:05

South Korea's national airline says it will revise crew guidelines on handling of unruly passengers.

Korean Air Pilots Go on Strike for First Time in 11 Years

The Wall Street Journal  2016-12-22 01:57:40

Some flights on Korean Air Lines? major Asian and Middle Eastern routes are set to be disrupted as unionized pilots go on strike after pay negotiations with the flagship carrier broke down.

Richard Marx says he's no 'big hero' after plane incident

The New Zealand Herald  2016-12-21 06:06:53

Richard Marx says he wasn't a hero for apparently intervening after an unruly passenger disrupted a Korean Air flight and had to be restrained.Marx and his wife, Daisy Fuentes, documented the incident ...

Korean Air welcomes first direct flight to Delhi, India

Breaking Travel News  2016-12-07 10:11:29

Korean Air has celebrated its inaugural Delhi-Incheon direct flight with a welcome ceremony at Delhi?s Indira Gandhi Airport. Korean Air?s maiden flight from Incheon to Delhi, KE481, touched down at Indira ...

Korean Air to take delivery of seven CSeries 300s in 2017

Air Transport World  2016-12-06 19:17:00

Seoul-based Korean Air expects to take delivery of seven Bombardier CSeries 300s next year, becoming the first operator of the type in Asia, Bombardier VP-CSeries aircraft program Robert Dewar told ATW ...

Korean Air expands US presence, strengthens Delta partnership

Air Transport World  2016-11-30 18:44:00

Korean Air is aggressively expanding on the US west coast and strengthening its relationship with SkyTeam partner Delta Air Lines ?to ensure the airline?s continued leadership in 2017 and beyond,? the ...

Japan Airlines and Korean Air Start Mileage Tie-up on Redeeming Award Tickets

Japan Airlines  2016-11-29 07:08:54

Japan Airlines and Korean Air Start Mileage Tie-up on Redeeming Award Tickets

Korean Air reveals network changes for summer 2017

Breaking Travel News  2016-11-25 12:36:18

Commencing April 2017, Korean Air will introduce direct flights from Incheon to Barcelona, the second largest city of Spain next to Madrid and one of the most visited cities in Europe, both by tourists ...

Korean Air to stop Siem Reap flights next year

Bangkok Post  2016-11-25 09:25:00

Korean Air, South Korea?s largest airline, has announced that it will suspend all Incheon-Siem Reap direct flights from February next year due to low passenger demand.

United: Boeing 747s to be retired by October 2018

USA Today  2016-11-16 20:54:25

A United Airlines Boeing 747 takes off for Hong Kong from San Francisco International Airport on Oct. 23, 2016. (Photo: Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special for USA TODAY)Attention Boeing 747 lovers: The clock ...

Korean Air launches new Delhi services

Breaking Travel News  2016-10-26 09:33:20

Korean Air is launching nonstop service between Delhi?s Indira Gandhi Airport and Incheon International Airport beginning December 2016. Delhi will be the second destination for Korean Air following Mumbai ...

Korean Air returns to profit in 3Q

Air Transport World  2016-10-25 13:33:00

Korean Air achieved a net profit of KRW428 billion ($378 million) for the third quarter, reversing a loss of KRW510 billion in the year-ago period.read more