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  • PARIS: Korean tentatively agrees to take 30 A321neos


    Korean Air is set to join the Airbus A320 customer list after signing a memorandum of understanding that covers up to 50 A321neos, including 20 options.


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  • PICTURE: Korean Air receives its first 747-8I


    Korean Air has taken delivery of its first passenger variant of the Boeing 747-8 on 25 August.


  • Korean to be first to fit A330 runway-overrun protection


    ​Korean Air is to be the first carrier to implement an anti-overrun system on its Airbus A330s, after the technology...


  • PARIS: Korean follows A321neo deal by signing for 30 Max jets


    Korean Air intends to purchase 30 Boeing 737 Max jets and has taken options on an additional 20, the manufacturer...


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  • PICTURE: Korean Air receives its first 747-8I

    News | 26 Aug 2015 03:14 | Firdaus Hashim

    Korean Air has taken delivery of its first passenger variant of the Boeing 747-8 on 25 August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Korean-Air-receives-its-first-747-8I-416067/
  • ANALYSIS: The end of the gold rush for Asia-Pacific alliances

    News | 20 Aug 2015 13:44 | Greg Waldron

    ​Just over one year ago in April 2014, SriLankan Airlines joined the Oneworld Alliance. Not content to hold the ceremony in the capital city of Colombo, the carrier deployed one of its Airbus A340-300 aircraft to fly media and dignitaries 150km to the newly built, but remote, Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport in Hambontota. One participant described it as “a logistical nightmare.”http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-end-of-the-gold-rush-for-Asia-Pacific-alliances-414842/
  • Air France expands Korean Air codeshare

    News | 28 Jul 2015 02:03 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air France has expanded its codeshare with Korean Air, which took place this month.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-expands-Korean-Air-codeshare-415072/
  • Korean to be first to fit A330 runway-overrun protection

    News | 20 Jul 2015 08:04 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Korean Air is to be the first carrier to implement an anti-overrun system on its Airbus A330s, after the technology secured certification on the type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Korean-to-be-first-to-fit-A330-runway-overrun-protection-414789/
  • ​ANALYSIS: VietJet’s fatal flirtation with long-haul, low-cost

    News | 17 Jul 2015 03:21 | Greg Waldron

    Vietnamese low-cost carrier VietJet Air used the Paris Air Show to restate its interest in launching a long-haul operation, but the carrier’s modest international footprint suggests that such a venture will not make sense for several years – if ever.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-VietJets-fatal-flirtation-with-long-haul-low-cost-414701/
  • Alaska weighs in in favour of open skies

    News | 14 Jul 2015 15:38 | Edward Russell

    ​Alaska Airlines favours the US open-skies policy, adding another voice to the Gulf carrier access debate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-weighs-in-in-favour-of-open-skies-414625/