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Vienna Airport and Korean Air Cargo Mark Two Decades of Seamless Connectivity

Vienna Airport and Korean Air Cargo Mark Two Decades of Seamless Connectivity

6 days ago Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

Vienna Airport and Korean Air Cargo celebrated 20 years of partnership, commemorating their collaboration in the air cargo sector. The event, held at the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna, brought together key figures from both organizations and over 100 guests. The partnership, which began in April 2004, has facilitated seamless connectivity between Seoul and Vienna, contributing to economic cooperation and people-to-people exchange between Korea and Austria.

Korean Air to launch new route to Macau

Korean Air to launch new route to Macau

29 April 2024 Press Release Airline News

Korean Air is launching a new daily service between Seoul Incheon and Macau from July 1. Flights depart from Incheon International Airport at 9:15 pm and arrive at Macau International Airport at 11:55 pm. The return flight departs from Macau International Airport at 1:10 am the next day and arrives at Incheon International Airport at 6:00 am. The flight time is approximately 3 hours and 40 minutes.

Korean Air celebrates 45 years of serving New York

Korean Air celebrates 45 years of serving New York

2 April 2024 Press Release Airline News

Korean Air celebrated its 45th anniversary of serving New York on March 29. To celebrate this milestone, Korean Air hosted a special event at the John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). Among the highlights was the recognition of the 45th passenger checked-in on the airline’s Seoul Incheon-bound flight KE082, who was presented with a Prestige (business) class round trip ticket between Seoul Incheon and New York.

Korean Air celebrates 55th anniversary

Korean Air celebrates 55th anniversary

4 March 2024 Press Release Airline News

Marking Korean Air’s 55th anniversary, Walter Cho, Korean Air’s Chairman and CEO, addressed the entire team in a commemorative message posted on the company’s intranet today, March 4.

European Commission Conditionally Clears Korean Air’s Merger with Asiana Airlines

European Commission Conditionally Clears Korean Air’s Merger with Asiana Airlines

16 February 2024 Press Release Airline News

The European Commission (EC) has granted conditional approval for Korean Air’s merger with Asiana Airlines, marking a significant step forward in the consolidation of the two carriers. The approval is contingent upon Korean Air’s adherence to certain commitments aimed at addressing competition concerns, including divesting Asiana Airlines’ cargo freighter business and facilitating the entry of a new airline on designated passenger routes.

Japan Fair Trade Commission Approves Korean Air’s Merger with Asiana Airlines

Japan Fair Trade Commission Approves Korean Air’s Merger with Asiana Airlines

3 February 2024 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

The Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) has granted approval for the business combination of Korean Air and Asiana Airlines, marking a significant step in their merger process. This approval follows engagements and discussions to address competition concerns raised by the JFTC, including divesting slots on certain routes and addressing competition in the cargo network.

Korean Air CEO: “2024 will be a year of change and innovation, a time to return to the fundamentals”

Korean Air CEO: “2024 will be a year of change and innovation, a time to return to the fundamentals”

3 January 2024 Press Release Airline News

In a New Year’s message to the Korean Air team, Korean Air’s Chairman and CEO, Walter Cho, shared that he expected 2024 to be a big milestone for the aviation industry with various changes and innovations shaping the year. Cho emphasized safety and service, and asked his colleagues for their full support to successfully complete the acquisition of Asiana Airlines in 2024.