Articles Tagged ‘Korea’

Korea's LCC Jeju Air launches first flights to Vietnam; now operates 13 international and three domestic routes

Korea’s LCC Jeju Air launches first flights to Vietnam; now operates 13 international and three domestic routes

Korea’s third biggest airline has 10 737-800s and is gradually increasing its international network, primarily from Seoul. But which is the most significant international market for the airline and how much competition does it face? And what’s the link between beauty soap and Jeju Air?

US international growth (+3.5) outperforms domestic growth (+2.1%) so far in 2011; Korean Air ups capacity 26%

US international growth (+3.5) outperforms domestic growth (+2.1%) so far in 2011; Korean Air ups capacity 26%

The US international market is growing faster than the domestic market, but which are the leading country markets and how much have they grown during the last year? Which are the leading airlines in this market and how many have cut international capacity compared with last year?

China dominates Asian domestic markets; China - Hong Kong - Taiwan triangle reporting impressive growth

China dominates Asian domestic markets; China – Hong Kong – Taiwan triangle reporting impressive growth

While the European and North American air travel markets are showing signs of maturity, air travel is still booming in Asia. How big are the leading domestic markets and how fast are they growing? Which are the leading international markets in the region, how fast are they growing (or not) and what role is politics […]


Asiana growing in China and Japan; five US routes account for one-third of all ASKs

Asiana growing in China and Japan; five US routes account for one-third of all ASKs

Korea’s other big carrier recently won the Skytrax Airline of the Year award. So service is good, but where does it fly to? And which routes has it added in recent years? And what has it done with some of its domestic routes? What competition does it face in the key US market?

Korean international traffic still growing; domestic impacted by KTX high-speed rail; Delta resumes Detroit in June

Korean international traffic still growing; domestic impacted by KTX high-speed rail; Delta resumes Detroit in June

Which are Korea’s busiest airports and how have they developed in recent years? Who has what share of the domestic market and which are by far the two leading country markets? What’s unusual about the routes to the US?

Korean Air awaits first A380; now serves 15 airports in Japan and 20 in China

Article Thumbnail: Airline AnalysisKorean Air turned 40 this year and has 100 passenger aircraft. How diverse is its route network from Seoul Incheon and which routes generate the most revenue? Which new destinations has it added in the last year?


Incheon continues to make sweet Seoul music

Incheon continues to make sweet Seoul musicLast year Seoul’s Incheon airport grew by 11% and passed the 30 million mark. How has the Seoul airport system developed and which are the leading carriers and country markets at Incheon? Which European flag carrier recently started non-stop services? And what infrastructure developments are almost complete?