Korean Air was established in year 1962 under the intergovernmental enterprise. It was established as a private airline. It is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea and considered to be in 20 top airlines in the world. The international code for Korean Air is KE and it shares its code with Aircalin, Air Macau, Alaska Airline, China Airline, China Eastern Airline, Emirates, Japan Airlines, LAN Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian Airlines, and Rossiya Airline.
It operates both passengers and cargo planes with a fleet size of 134 aircrafts. Its fleet consists of Airbus A300-600R, Airbus A330-200, Airbus A330-300, Airbus A380-800, Boeing 737-700, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 737-900, Boeing 737-900ER, Boeing 747-400, Boeing 747-8I, Boeing 777-200ER, Boeing 777-300, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 787-9 in passenger category. Cargo fleet consists of Boeing 747-400F, Boeing 747-400ERF, Boeing 747-400BCF, Boeing 747-8F, and Boeing 777F.
Korean Air Top Routes
All major international destinations are served by Korean Air. About 116 destinations are covered by it. The main destinations covered by it are Egypt, North America, United States, Brazil, South America, Uzbekistan, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Magnolia, Taiwan, India, Nepal, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Israel, UAE, Austria, France, Germany, Russia, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, UK, Australia, Fiji and many more.
This airline is founding member of Sky Team alliance. It has extended its operation in terms of both quality and quantity. It has an advanced management system that works for satisfaction of customers. According to the statistics released by the International Air Transport Association, Korean Air has also been among the world’s largest commercial airline cargo operator since 2004.
The passengers of this airline are offered a program called SKYPASS program and various opportunities are provided to earn SKYPASS miles. Members of SKYPASS enjoy specially discounted rates and offers like Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, Hertz rental cars and more. If you accumulate more miles, you will be able to even more advantages from programs, which include Morning Calm, Morning Calm Premium and Million Miler.
Three types of cabin classes are offered to passengers of Korean Air which are First Class, Business Class and Economy Class. The passengers of Economy class cabin can enjoy premium in-flight services including comfortable seating, greater legroom, in-flight movies, and cuisine options based in the flight-destination country as well as cabin service of wine, beer, coffee, tea and juice throughout the flight. First class passengers also enjoy a variety of Korean and continental meals, a selection of premium wines and personalized in-flight entertainment system offering a movie and music channels. The prestige plus class passengers of Korean Air can enjoy the added benefits of a sleeper style flat seat bed and these are specially designed for business class travelers.
Korean Airlines flight reservations can be done online either from its official website or with help of various travel portals. You can get discounts on booking of flights tickets. By going online, check in process can be done very easily. Comparison of airfares of various airlines also can be done online. These are some information about Korean Air.