Asiana airlines Archives | Be Korea-savvy
Korean Air, Asiana Push to Reduce Outstanding Mileage Before Merger

Korean Air, Asiana Push to Reduce Outstanding Mileage Before Merger

SEOUL, Jan. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Amid a decline in the number of passengers on international routes due to the aftereffects of the COVID-19 pandemic, South Korea’s two full-service carriers, Korean Air Lines Co. and Asiana Airlines Inc., which are scheduled to be merged, are expanding the scope of mileage redemption policies as part of [...]

Asiana Postpones Plans to Resume Guam Route amid Omicron Variant Concerns

Asiana Postpones Plans to Resume Guam Route amid Omicron Variant Concerns

SEOUL, Dec. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Asiana Airlines Inc., South Korea’s second-biggest carrier, said Wednesday it has scrapped plans to resume flights to Guam in December, in response to the spread of a new coronavirus variant and subsequent travel restrictions. Asiana had been scheduled to reopen the Incheon-Guam route on Dec. 23, as rising vaccination [...]

Asiana to Increase Flights to Singapore on Travel Bubble Deal

Asiana to Increase Flights to Singapore on Travel Bubble Deal

SEOUL, Nov. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Asiana Airlines Inc., South Korea’s second-biggest airline, said Monday it will increase the number of flights to Singapore starting this month as the two countries recently signed a travel bubble agreement. A travel bubble refers to a quarantine-free travel partnership between two or more cities or countries with similar [...]

Asiana to Resume Business Class Services on Domestic Flights After 18-year Hiatus

Asiana to Resume Business Class Services on Domestic Flights After 18-year Hiatus

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Asiana Airlines Inc., South Korea’s second-biggest airline, will resume offering business class services on domestic flights starting next month, industry insiders said Monday, as it tries to improve profitability amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Asiana will begin running business class cabins on select domestic flights Nov. 5, according to company [...]

Asiana Q1 Net Losses Narrow on Robust Cargo Demand

Asiana Q1 Net Losses Narrow on Robust Cargo Demand

SEOUL, May 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Asiana Airlines Inc., South Korea’s second-biggest airline, said Monday its net losses narrowed in the first quarter from a year earlier as increased cargo sales helped offset a slump in passenger travel. Net losses stood at 230.4 billion won (US$202.9 million) in the January-March period, compared with a loss [...]