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Korean Air ramps up MERS precautions

Air Transport World  2015-06-24 13:51:00

Korean Air has stepped up cabin sterilization procedures on all its flights following the outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) outbreak in Korea.read more

Korean Air announces $12bn in new aircraft orders

Breaking Travel News  2015-06-18 08:48:26

Korean Air has signed a memorandum of understanding totalling more than US$12 billion with Airbus and Boeing for the purchase of more than 100 new aircraft today at the Paris Air show. According to the ...

Boeing, Korean Air Announce Airline's Intent to Purchase 30 737 MAXs

PR Newswire  2015-06-16 14:50:00

LE BOURGET, France, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Korean Air today announced the airline's intent to purchase 30 737 MAXs and two additional 777-300ER (Extended Range) jetliners, ...

Peach Aviation orders three A320s

Air Transport World  2015-06-16 14:50:00

Korean Air has signed a MOU with Airbus to acquire up to 50 A321neo aircraft, its first of the type. read more

Korean Air to acquire up to 50 A321neos

Air Transport World  2015-06-16 14:20:00

Korean Air has signed a MOU with Airbus to acquire up to 50 A321neo aircraft, its first of the type. read more

Korean Air expands Brazilian offering with GOL codeshare

Breaking Travel News  2015-06-10 04:32:02

Korean Air, the flagship carrier of South Korea, has announced a new codeshare agreement with GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes under the condition of Brazil government approval. Starting from tomorrow, the ...

Korean Air expands international network

Air Transport World  2015-06-05 15:54:00

Flag carrier Korean Air is to expand its international network reach into both Brazil and Croatia through newly signed agreements with Brazil?s GOL and an air services agreement (ASA) with the Croatian ...

Korean Air expands codeshare deals with SkyTeam partners

Breaking Travel News  2015-06-05 10:31:15

Korean Air has announced that the existing codeshare agreements it has with fellow SkyTeam members Air France and Alitalia will be expanded. The carrier currently has codeshare partnerships with 33 airlines ...

Is Asiana Undermining Its Safety Chief?

The Wall Street Journal  2015-05-25 18:36:18

Asiana has had major accidents in four of the past five years, prompting worries that its safety czar doesn?t have enough power to improve the South Korean airline?s track record.

Korean Transport Ministry pushes for aircraft age limit

Air Transport World  2015-05-22 16:31:00

Korea?s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (MLIT) is urging all Korean aircraft operators to replace or mothball all aircraft that are more than two decades old.read more

S Korean ?nut rage? exec freed

The Australian  2015-05-22 03:28:00

A South Korean court has freed the former Korean Air executive jailed for a year for disrupting a flight over macadamia nuts.

American Airlines confirms end of Santa Fe-LAX route ? Santa Fe New Mexican

Just Plane News  2015-05-18 20:03:05

Austin American-StatesmanAmerican Airlines confirms end of Santa Fe-LAX routeSanta Fe New MexicanAmerican Airlines has confirmed that it will discontinued its direct flight from Santa Fe Municipal Airport ...

South Korea sets new safety reporting standards

Air Transport World  2015-05-11 19:03:00

Korean airlines will face new and more stringent reporting requirements as part of a government drive to increase transparency in transport safety standards.read more

Korean Air expands China Airlines codeshare agreement

Breaking Travel News  2015-04-24 07:32:19

Korean Air has announced an extended codeshare agreement with China Airlines, increasing the flights offered by Korean Air between South Korea and Taiwan. Following regulatory approval, flights will be ...

Airbus turns to Korean manufacturer to supply A330neo Sharklet

Air Transport World  2015-04-23 18:47:00

Airbus has selected Korean Air Aerospace Division (KAL-ASD), the manufacturing division of the Korean Air Group, to supply the new Sharklet wingtip for the A330neo.read more

Book Now: Fly to Bali for Under $1000 on American Airlines ? Condé Nast Traveler

Just Plane News  2015-04-21 21:27:16

Condé Nast TravelerBook Now: Fly to Bali for Under $1000 on American AirlinesCondé Nast TravelerYou'll travel in American Airlines economy class as far as Hong Kong, and then continue with American's ...

Seven reasons you should collect Alaska Airlines miles

USA Today  2015-04-15 14:23:36

Image courtesy of Alaska AirlinesFrom a scrappy little carrier with one single-engine, three-passenger aircraft, Alaska Airlines has come a long way to become a major player serving more than 100 destinations. ...

Korean Air returns to St. Petersburg with new Incheon flight

Breaking Travel News  2015-04-14 07:48:03

Korean Air has announced that as from April 26th it will resume its service between Incheon and Russia?s second largest city St. Petersburg. The service will operate three flights a week, utilising A330-200 ...

Korean Air set to welcome Airbus A330-300 to fleet

Breaking Travel News  2015-04-07 14:15:40

Korean Air is strengthening its global service by introducing a fuel efficient cutting edge aircraft to its fleet. The flag-carrier is set to introduce its brand new A330-300 aircraft, on its south-east ...

Korean Air outlines Airbus A330-300 roll-out plans

Breaking Travel News  2015-03-31 09:35:12

Korean Air is strengthening its global service by introducing fuel efficient cutting edge aircrafts. Starting April 2nd, Korean Air will introduce its brand new A330-300 aircrafts, one of the main Airbus ...