Articles Tagged ‘ICN’

American Airlines challenges Korean Air on the route from Dallas/Fort Worth to Seoul Incheon

American Airlines challenges Korean Air on the route from Dallas/Fort Worth to Seoul Incheon

American Airlines launches daily service from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX, to Seoul Incheon Airport in South Korea.

Seoul Incheon: 11% traffic growth in 2012; welcomes new transpacific route from American Airlines

Seoul Incheon: 11% traffic growth in 2012; welcomes new transpacific route from American Airlines

Seoul Incheon might not be the biggest Asian airport, but with annual growth triple the size of Beijing Airport’s in 2012, it is one to keep an eye on. American Airlines’ new service from Dallas/Fort Worth, launched last week, only confirms the airport’s appeal for international traffic, which accounts for 98% of all traffic at […]

AirAsia Japan launches first international service from Nagoya; adds flights to Sapporo Chitose

AirAsia Japan launches first international service from Nagoya; adds flights to Sapporo Chitose

AirAsia Japan inaugurates flights from Nagoya to both Seoul Incheon and Sapporo Chitose.


Sapporo Chitose breaks through 16 million passenger barrier in 2012; ANA scoops #1 airline

Sapporo Chitose breaks through 16 million passenger barrier in 2012; ANA scoops #1 airline

Growth seems to be returning to Sapporo Chitose Airport again, with anna.aero 2013 estimates of close to 18 million annual passengers anticipated at the airport serving the fourth largest city in Japan. Sounds like a reason to celebrate with a local beer!

Eastar Jet launches Phuket in Thailand from its base at Seoul Incheon

Eastar Jet launches Phuket in Thailand from its base at Seoul Incheon

Eastar Jet inaugurated a four-weekly service between Seoul Incheon and Phuket in Thailand.

Jeju Air launches new Chinese destination from Seoul Incheon

Jeju Air launches new Chinese destination from Seoul Incheon

Jeju Air launches twice-weekly services from Seoul Incheon to Quanzhou/Jinjiang.


South Korea: record 91.8 million passengers in 2012; international traffic drives growth

South Korea: record 91.8 million passengers in 2012; international traffic drives growth

Fuelled by the country’s export industries, South Korean international air travel outpaced the growth of domestic services within the last three years. At 48 million passengers, international air travel constituted more than a half of total traffic in 2012.

Korean Air launches stopping services to Malé

Korean Air launches stopping services to Malé

Korean Air commences flights from Seoul Incheon to Male via Colombo in Sri Lanka.

Jin Air breaks three million passengers in 2012 as it intensifies its ‘casual’ love affair

Jin Air breaks three million passengers in 2012 as it intensifies its ‘casual’ love affair

Family affair: Emily Cho (left), Jin Air’s SVP Marketing and PR, is the youngest daughter of Korean Air’s Head, Cho Yang-ho, which just happens to be the parent company of the Korean low-cost airline. Despite the family ties, Jin Air manages to compete on nearly 40% of its routes with the mother airline, including on […]


Asiana Airlines launches seasonal services from Seoul Incheon to Rangoon in Myanmar

Asiana Airlines launches seasonal services from Seoul Incheon to Rangoon in Myanmar

Asiana Airlines commences twice-weekly seasonal services from Seoul Incheon to Rangoon in Myanmar.

Jin Air adds its second route to Japan

Jin Air adds its second route to Japan

Jin Air commences daily service from Seoul Incheon to Okinawa.

Lao Airlines launches two routes from Vientiane to South Korea

Lao Airlines launches two routes from Vientiane to South Korea

Lao Airlines inaugurates services from Vientiane to both Seoul Incheon and Busan in South Korea.