Korean Air has made the following changes to its
Commencing December 2016, Korean Air will
introduce direct flights to New Delhi, India.
From the last week of September, and after the
Rio Olympic Games, Korean Air will suspend its thrice weekly
flights between Incheon and Sao Paolo. To accommodate the affected
tourists and the Korean community in Brazil, Korean Air will
strengthen its cooperation with US carriers flying to Brazil.
Korean Air is also reducing the frequency of
flights between Incheon and Jakarta from ten to seven flights
weekly from September. The affected flights are KE625 and KE626,
which operate on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The daily service
of KE627/8 will be maintained without change.
The airline has also unveiled that it is
considering operating a route to Iran in the future. Following the
lifting of economic sanctions, Iran is emerging as a world magnet
for investment and an important global hub. In March 2016, Korean
Air was granted permission to operate four flights weekly between
Incheon and Teheran. Korean Air said it will decide the timing of
the launch of its route to Teheran following the completion of a
market conditions and financial trade environment study.
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