Korean Air to Host AAPA Assembly of
Presidents in Jeju on 18-19 October 2018
Korean Air will host the 62nd Association of
Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) Assembly of Presidents in Jeju, Korea
on 18-19 October 2018.
CEOs of 15 AAPA member
airlines will gather in Jeju for the first time in 15 years, since
Korean Air hosted the 2003 Assembly of Presidents on the island.
Around 250 industry leaders will attend the event,
including CEOs of AAPA member carriers, delegates from government
officials, regulators, aircraft and engine manufacturers,
IT and MRO service providers, aircraft leasing companies and
The Assembly of Presidents provides an
opportunity for regional air transport leaders to review current
business challenges and address issues that threaten the long-term
sustainability of the aviation industry.
Topics to be addressed at
the Assembly include safety, security, infrastructure development,
environmental sustainability, passenger rights, manpower
development and cybersecurity.