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PAS19: Korean Air Commits To More Dreamliners, Becomes 787-10 Customer

    PAS19: Korean Air Commits To More Dreamliners, Becomes 787-10 Customer

Coverage by Chris Sloan PARIS – Boeing starts the second day at the Paris Airshow 2019 with a commitment from Korean Air to add 30 additional Dreamliners to the fleet, including 787-10s The order includes 20 Boeing 787-10s and 10 787-9s. Ten of the 787-10s will be leased to Air

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Korean Air CEO Indicted, Faces Charges

    Korean Air CEO Indicted, Faces Charges

LONDON – Korean Air’s CEO, Cho Yang-Ho, has been indicted. According to South Korean prosecutors, he faces charges of embezzlement and breach of trust. This is another blow to the country’s largest airline. Since Moon Jae-in became President of South Korea in 2017, there have been a number of big

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Bombardier Delivers Korean Air’s First CS300 Airliner

    Bombardier Delivers Korean Air’s First CS300 Airliner

MIAMI — On Friday, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft celebrated the delivery of Korean Air’s first CS300 aircraft, the Asian launch carrier for the C Series aircraft family. Its entry-into-service is expected to take place in January 2018. Executives from the Seoul-based carrier, the Canadian manufacturer and several hundred employees who build the C

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First Korean Air Bombardier CSeries Painted

    First Korean Air Bombardier CSeries Painted

MIAMI — The first Bombardier CS300 bound for Korean Air has been painted. Bombardier posted a video of the new aircraft on its official YouTube channel. Inside Bombardier CSeries’ Final Assembly Line Korean currently has ten CS300s on order. HL8092, their first aircraft, will soon begin flight testing before delivery

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Is This the Last Passenger Boeing 747 to Be Built?

    Is This the Last Passenger Boeing 747 to Be Built?

Written By: Royal S. King  EVERETT – This past Friday, July 7th, the 1539th Boeing 747 built, a 747-8 Intercontinental, returned to Paine Field, having been painted at Portland International Airport. Wearing the blue and gray colors of delivery customer Korean

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Delta’s Operational Meltdown and Ryanair 2.0 [Podcast #28]

    Delta’s Operational Meltdown and Ryanair 2.0 [Podcast #28]

MIAMI — Rohan, and Vinay kick off the show discussing the abysmal April for U.S. carriers beginning with Delta’s 4-day operational meltdown (2:10) which lead to thousands of canceled flights after its Atlanta hub was throttled by bad weather. Was

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United’s Leggings, Delta’s Got S(e)oul, and Frontier’s IPO [Podcast #27]

    United’s Leggings, Delta’s Got S(e)oul, and Frontier’s IPO [Podcast #27]

MIAMI — It’s time to put the issue du jour to rest with a brief discussion of the #LeggingsGate situation (1:43). Once they’re done poking fun at Lululemon, Vinay and Rohan move on to more pressing topics, namely Delta and

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Analysis: Delta and Korean Air Have Agreed to a Joint Venture

    Analysis: Delta and Korean Air Have Agreed to a Joint Venture

MIAMI – Delta Air Lines and Korean Air have officially signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to implement a joint venture (JV) agreement on flights across the Pacific, taking the first step in creating “a fully integrated trans-Pacific joint venture

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Boeing Delivers Korean Air’s First 787-9 Dreamliner

    Boeing Delivers Korean Air’s First 787-9 Dreamliner

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Boeing and Korean Air today celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 787-9 Dreamliner (HL8082 • MSN 38411 • LN 549). The Seoul-based carrier will be the first Korean carrier to operate the 787-9 in the country.

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A Look at the Remaining Airbus A380 and Boeing 747 Orders & Deliveries

    A Look at the Remaining Airbus A380 and Boeing 747 Orders & Deliveries

MIAMI — Jumbo and superjumbo jets have captivated people for decades; there is just something magnificent about watching a four-engine aircraft roll down the runway and take to the skies or climbing up the stairs to the upper-deck on an

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