Articles Tagged ‘ICN’

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.


British Airways resumes its Seoul Incheon service after 15 years

British Airways resumes its Seoul Incheon service after 15 years

British Airways relaunches flights from London Heathrow to Seoul Incheon in competition with Asiana Airlines and Korean Air.

Asiana Airlines launches new routes to Russia and Japan from South Korea

Asiana Airlines launches new routes to Russia and Japan from South Korea

Asiana Airlines now flies from Seoul Incheon Airport to Vladivostok in Russia and from Busan to Okinawa.

Korean Air resumes flights to Jeddah via Riyadh after 14 years

Korean Air resumes flights to Jeddah via Riyadh after 14 years

Korean Air returns to Saudi Arabia’s Jeddah with services from Seoul Incheon Airport via Riyadh.


Zest Air now serves Seoul Incheon from four destinations in the Philippines

Zest Air now serves Seoul Incheon from four destinations in the Philippines

Zest Air commences operations on the route from Clark in the Philippines to Seoul Incheon.

AirAsia Japan goes South Korea: adds services to Seoul Incheon

AirAsia Japan goes South Korea: adds services to Seoul Incheon

AirAsia Japan commences South Korean expansion with services from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Incheon.

Jeju Air commences services from Seoul Incheon to Guam

Jeju Air commences services from Seoul Incheon to Guam

Jeju Air launches daily services from Seoul Incheon to Guam in the western Pacific.