Passengers board a plane at the international flight boarding area of Gimpo International Airport in Gangseo District, western Seoul, on Wednesday, the same day the Gimpo-Haneda route resumed operation.
Big Korean airlines beat expectations in the first quarter thanks to strong cargo revenue. Korean Air Lines reported a record operating profit of 788.4 billion won ($628 million) in the first quarter, a 533 percent increase from the previous year ...
Asiana Airlines received the Best Airline for Onboard Service and Best Airline for Flight Attendants awards from Global Traveler, the airline said Wednesday.
Korean Air Lines reported 134 billion won ($114 million) in net profit in the third quarter from a 385.9 billion won net loss a year earlier.
Asiana Airlines reported a 63.4 billion won ($55.1 million) net profit in the second quarter, down 45.4 percent.
Korean Air Lines’ second quarter net profit fell 20 percent on year to 130 billion won ($112 million) on sales that rose 16 percent.
Asiana Airlines continued to lose money in the first quarter, but at a sharply reduced rate.
Becoming a flight attendant in Korea is extremely difficult. Now it’s well-nigh impossible.
Korean Air Lines President Woo Kee-hong, right, sits down with members of the Korean Air Lines labor unions, including the head of the airline’s pilot union Choi Hyun, at the company headquarters in Gangseo District, western Seoul, on Wednesday.
State-owned Korea Development Bank (KDB) proposed a meeting with Asiana Airlines labor unions to discuss Korean Air Lines' acquisition of Asiana Airlines.