Tag: Seoul

The WestJet Group says Annyeong-haseyo to South Korea with first flight between Calgary and Seoul

The WestJet Group has launched its first flight to Seoul from its global hub in Calgary, establishing a direct link between Alberta and South Korea. The departure of WestJet flight 86 underscores the airline's commitment to expanding its 787 global hub at YYC Calgary International Airport, foster...

ASPIRE Airport Lounges by Swissport unveils first oneworld lounge

Global airline alliance oneworld entered the airport lounge business with the opening of its first-ever branded lounge in December 2023. Located airside at terminal 1 of Incheon Airport in Seoul, Korea, in the area of the former Jeju Lounge, the new oneworld lounge offers 148 seats and has a surf...

Emirates adds Kabul to list of passenger destinations

Emirates adds Kabul to list of passenger destinations

Emirates has received approvals to carry passengers on flights to Kabul in Afghanistan, starting from 25 June, taking to 30 the total number of destinations currently offered to travellers. In addition to Kabul, flights to the following cities can be booked on emirates.com or via travel agents:...

Etihad Airways to offer special transfer flights connecting key cities

Etihad Airways to offer special transfer flights connecting key cities

Effective 10 June, Etihad Airways will link 20 cities in Europe, Asia and Australia via Abu Dhabi. The new transfer services will make it possible for those travelling on the airline’s current network of special flights to connect easily through the UAE capital onwards to key global destinat...

Bamboo Airways officially opens three routes to Korea

Bamboo Airways officially opens three routes to Korea

Bamboo Airways officially opens three regular routes from Da Nang, Cam Ranh, Hanoi to Seoul under the witness of the Prime Minister of Vietnam Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Deputy Prime Minister of South Korea Nam Hong Ki. Accordingly, Bamboo Airways officially opens 03 direct flights to South Korea, inc...

LOT Polish Airlines launches direct flight between Budapest and Seoul

LOT Polish Airlines launches direct flight between Budapest and Seoul

LOT Polish Airlines has announced the launch of its first direct flight between Budapest and Seoul, which took off from Liszt Ferenc International Airport on Sunday. The aircraft, a Boeing 787 Dreamliner will arrive in the South Korean capital after about ten-and-a-half hours. Commenting at t...

LOT Polish adds new Budapest-Seoul route

LOT Polish adds new Budapest-Seoul route

LOT Polish Airlines has added a new year-round route between Budapest Airport and Seoul's Incheon International Airport. The route will be operated three times per week from 22 September utilising a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. Market demand is estimated to be at over 100,000 passengers per annum...

Korean Air launches four new routes, suspends Fiji connection

Korean Air launches four new routes, suspends Fiji connection

Korean Air will launch four new routes in the remaining part of the year - three in cities in China and one in the Philippines. The airline will also increase its frequency of the Incheon~Delhi and Incheon~Beijing routes to meet demand but will suspend the Incheon~Nadi (Fiji) operation. The ...

IATA: Slowing demand and rising costs squeeze airline profits

IATA: Slowing demand and rising costs squeeze airline profits

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry to a $28 billion profit (from $35.5 billion forecast in December 2018). That is also a decline on 2018 net post-tax profits which IATA estimates at $30 billion (...

Aviation Leaders Assemble in Seoul for IATA’s 75th Annual General Meeting

Aviation Leaders Assemble in Seoul for IATA’s 75th Annual General Meeting

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that leaders of the global air transport industry are gathering in Seoul, Republic of Korea, for the 75th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit (WATS). Held for the first time in the Republic of Korea, the e...

Aeroflot adds Volgograd-Sochi route, goes double daily to Seoul

Aeroflot adds Volgograd-Sochi route, goes double daily to Seoul

Aeroflot will start a new seasonal route between Volgogad and Sochi on 2 June with the daily link operated with a Boeing 737 aircraft and run until 1 October this year. Direct Aeroflot flights will connect large cities of the Russian South, thereby fulfilling an important task of launching new i...

Air New Zealand adds Auckland-Seoul connection

Air New Zealand adds Auckland-Seoul connection

Air New Zealand is expanding its Pacific Rim network with the announcement today of a new direct service from Auckland to Seoul, South Korea by the end of the year. The airline will fly three times per week to Seoul’s Incheon International Airport from 23 November 2019 and up to five times a we...

New study finds Seoul-Da Nang fastest growing route in Asia

New study finds Seoul-Da Nang fastest growing route in Asia

The 10 fastest-growing major passenger routes in the Asia-Pacific region - with a flight between South Korea’s capital city Seoul and Da Nang - a coastal city in central Vietnam- taking the top spot. The research published by Routesonline has been released as delegates gather for Routes Asia 20...

Etihad Airways to fly A380 on new Abu Dhabi-Seoul route

Etihad Airways to fly A380 on new Abu Dhabi-Seoul route

Etihad Airways will operate the Airbus A380 on its daily service linking Abu Dhabi and Seoul starting 1 July. The South Korean capital’s Incheon airport now joins London Heathrow, Paris Charles de Gaulle, New York JFK and Sydney as a destination served by the airline’s award-winning aircraft....

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