Korean Air has confirmed that commencing April 2017,
it will introduce direct flights from Incheon to
new direct flight will operate three times a week from Incheon.
Korean Air is also increasing the frequency of flights between
Incheon and San Francisco from seven to fourteen flights weekly. The increase in frequency will be introduced on a gradual basis;
from late April to June flights will be increased to twelve
weekly, from June to August flights will be increased to thirteen
weekly and from September flights will be increased to fourteen
In addition, Korean Air will increase the
frequency of flights between Incheon and Seattle from five to
seven flights weekly from May 2017.
The current two daily
flights between Incheon and Los Angeles will also be increased to three
daily flights during the summer high season from June to August.
Korean Air has also decided to suspend two routes. From early February
2017, the airline will suspend flights between Incheon and Siem Reap, Cambodia, and from late February
will end flights between Incheon and Jeddah, Saudia Arabia (via
In March of this year, Korean Air was granted
permission to operate flights between Incheon and Tehran, Iran.
The airline has said that it will decide when to launch such
flights following the completion of a market conditions and
financial trade environment study.
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