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Airlines Introduce New Aircraft in Anticipation of Rebound in Passenger Demand

Airlines Introduce New Aircraft in Anticipation of Rebound in Passenger Demand

SEOUL, Dec. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s major airlines are shifting their focus towards introducing new planes in preparation for the rebound in passenger demand, after years of downsizing the number of aircraft in service during the pandemic period. Korean Air Co., the country’s top air carrier, introduced an A321neo jet from Airbus that [...]

Drop in Domestic Flights as Resumption of Overseas Travel Causes Aircraft Shortage

Drop in Domestic Flights as Resumption of Overseas Travel Causes Aircraft Shortage

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — The airline industry’s reopening of international routes has resulted in a shortage of aircraft, resulting in a reduction of flights on certain domestic routes. The weekly frequency of domestic flights linking Muan International Airport with Jeju International Airport and Gimpo International Airport is scheduled to be cut from the [...]

Chinese Military Drills Around Taiwan Lead to Cancellations, Delays at Domestic Airlines

Chinese Military Drills Around Taiwan Lead to Cancellations, Delays at Domestic Airlines

SEOUL, Aug. 5 (Korea Bizwire) – Wih China staging live-fire military drills around Taiwan on Thursday in response to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to the island, South Korean airlines are facing an operational setback. Korean Air Lines Co., South Korea’s national flag carrier operating direct flights to Taiwan five times a week, has [...]