Hanjin Group Chairman Cho Won-tae told Korean Air Lines employees to put their best efforts into the carrier’s acquisition of Asiana Airlines in a message delivered to celebrate the airline’s 52nd anniversary on Tuesday.
Boeing 777s are grounded on the tarmac at Gimpo International Airport on Tuesday.
Korea's two biggest carriers — Korean Air Lines and Asiana Airlines — said Monday they will ground all Boeing 777 passenger jets following a recent engine failure incident in the United States.
Korean Air Lines received approval from Turkey to acquire Asiana Airlines.
Korean Air Lines reported a net loss last year, as Covid-19 restricted international travel, but less than the year before.
Korean Air Lines has been challenged left and right as it tries to acquire Asiana Airlines, with angry major shareholders raising a litany of questions about the deal, which was first signed in November.
Korean Air Lines shareholders on Wednesday approved a revision to the company's articles of association to allow for an increase in the number of shares issued, a move necessary for the acquisition of Asiana Airlines.
Becoming a flight attendant in Korea is extremely difficult. Now it’s well-nigh impossible.
In a move both practical and possibly highly symbolic, Korean Air can now check you through if you are later connecting to an onward Asiana flight.
Shareholders of troubled Asiana Airlines voted in favor of the company reducing its capital at an extraordinary meeting held Monday.