Articles Tagged ‘Korean Air’

Korean Air launches first African destination from Seoul Incheon

Korean Air launches first African destination from Seoul Incheon

Korean Air makes Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport its first African airport served from Seoul Incheon.

Korean Air expands its London presence with services from Seoul to Gatwick

Korean Air expands its London presence with services from Seoul to Gatwick

Korean Air launches second London route from Seoul Incheon to Gatwick.

Korean Air starts links Seoul Incheon and Jeju

Korean Air starts links Seoul Incheon and Jeju

Korean Air launches new route from Seoul Incheon to Jeju


Korean Air launches new route to Da Nang in Vietnam

Korean Air launches new route to Da Nang in Vietnam

Korean Air now flies from Seoul Incheon Airport to Da Nang in Vietnam. The airline competes with Asiana Airlines.

Korean Air launches new route from Daegu to Bangkok

Korean Air launches new route from Daegu to Bangkok

Korean Air now flies from Daegu in South Korea to Thailand’s capital airport Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport.

Korean Air launches new route to Palau in Micronesia

Korean Air launches new route to Palau in Micronesia

Korean Air now flies from its Seoul Incheon hub airport to Koror in Palau.


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?

Korean Air now serves Huangshan Tunxi International Airport from Seoul

Korean Air now serves Huangshan Tunxi International Airport from Seoul

Korean Air has launched a new route from its Seoul Incheon hub to Huangshan in Eastern China.

Korean Air adds Beijing flights from Seoul Gimpo in addition to Incheon flights

Korean Air adds Beijing flights from Seoul Gimpo in addition to Incheon flights

Korean Air now flies to China’s capital Beijing from both of the South Korean capital’s airports, now including Seoul Gimpo.


Airbus delivers 50 aircraft in May including first A380 to Korean Air; Boeing to raise production of 737s

Airbus delivers 50 aircraft in May including first A380 to Korean Air; Boeing to raise production of 737s

Some major milestones for Airbus last month as Korean Air became the sixth airline to receive an A380 and easyJet took its 200th Airbus. Boeing has decided to ramp up production of its 737s, but which LCCs (no, it’s not Ryanair) took delivery of most 737s in May?

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

Download the spreadsheet with this week’s 250 new routes and see our fantastic photo coverage of launch celebrations all across the world. Ribbons have been cut in masses, lakes have been emptied for fire brigades to salute the arriving aircraft and the world’s master bakers have worked day and night to bake an amazing selection […]

US international growth outstrips domestic; China and UK lead way with British Airways and Virgin Atlantic adding seats

US international growth outstrips domestic; China and UK lead way with British Airways and Virgin Atlantic adding seats

The US domestic market is fairly sluggish at present but international demand is growing. Which are the leading country markets and which are the leading airlines serving international routes to and from the US? And what developments have there been in the last 12 months?