Korean Air Shows Profit Again

Korean Air recorded an operating profit for a fifth consecutive quarter thanks to its efforts to boost cargo operations and reduce costs. Compared to Q2 2020, revenue increased 16% and operating profit rose by 31%.The cargo business achieved the highest revenue in the airline’s history. Its strong performance can be attributed to the increase in company restocking demands in preparation for the economy’s recovery and rise in emergency supply shipments ... [+]

Korean Air Launches New Direct Service to Budapest

Starting from February 21, 2020, Korean Air will commence the new scheduled cargo flight from Incheon (Seoul) to Budapest and Frankfurt, deploying the Boeing 777F freighter. To meet the growing air cargo demand to Hungary, the airline will operate cargo flights twice a week, on Fridays and Sundays. It ... [+]

Korean Air awards ULD management agreement to Unilode

Korean Air has awarded the management of its entire fleet of more than 16,000 containers and pallets to Unilode Aviation Solutions, the leading global provider of outsourced Unit Load Device (ULD) management and repair solutions, for a five-year term. This new agreement creates one of the largest ULD management partnerships in ... [+]

Air Transport Pioneer Yang-Ho Cho passes away in L.A.

Air transport pioneer, Yang Ho Cho, 70, Chairman and CEO of Korean Air and the Hanjin Group, died peacefully April 7 in a Los Angeles hospital after a brief illness. Mr. Cho’s reach extended far beyond Asia.  He was a founder of the Skyteam international airline alliance and led the bid ... [+]

Delta, Korean Air launch JV partnership

Delta Air Lines Cargo and Korean Air Cargo are launching new cargo cooperation in connection with the implementation of their Joint Venture partnership to offer world-class cargo services across one of the most comprehensive route networks in the trans-Pacific market. This comes after the recent implementation of the trans-Pacific Joint ... [+]

Done Deal between Korean Air and Delta

Korean Air and Delta have launched an historic joint venture partnership that’s received approvals by all regulatory authorities in the U.S. and Korea, and will offer benefits across one of the most comprehensive route networks in the trans-Pacific market. “This expanded partnership means a host of new destinations and options ... [+]

Delta and Korean Air Create Leading Trans-Pacific Joint Venture

Delta Air Lines and Korean Air have reached an agreement to create a leading trans-Pacific joint venture in both scope and service, offering an enhanced and expanded network, industry-leading products and service and a seamless customer experience between the U.S. and Asia. The agreement, signed on June 23, deepens their ... [+]

Korean Air & Delta Sign MOU for Joint Venture Creating Most Comprehensive Trans-Pacific Network

Korean Air and Delta, founding members of SkyTeam, are expanding their historic partnership with an increased cooperation in the trans-Pacific region that will provide more travel choices and boost competition between the U.S. and Asia. The airlines signed a memorandum of understanding to form a joint venture to give their customers ... [+]

Korean Air Buzz

Korean Air has signed a $333.5 million contract to mass produce reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) as part of the Korean government's plan to build up its aerial capability. Korean Air will mass-produce the reconnaissance drones from 2016 to 2020 under a contract with the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA). Detailed ... [+]

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