Posts Tagged ‘Korean Air’
 

 
Vintage postcard featuring an American Airlines Douglas DC-7.

American Airlines Files For Bankruptcy, Kim Jong-Il Bombs A Korean Air Jet: November 29 in Aviation History

American Airlines files for bankruptcy protection, Korean Air Flight 858 is bombed by agents of North Korea's Kim Jong-Il and more...
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Korean Air to Add 777-300ER to Seoul-LAX

On October 25, Korean Air will begin operating a 777-300ER thrice-weekly between Seoul, Korea and Los Angeles (LAX). Flights KE11/12 will be the route used for the aircraft, as opposed to the previously intended Seoul-JFK route...
by Phil Derner Jr.

 
 
Korean Air's first A380 arrival at JFK in August 2011. (Photo by Matt Molnar/NYCAviation)

Woman Dies Aboard Korean Air A380 Flight to New York

A 64-year-old woman died on a flight to New York Sunday morning.
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Water cannon salute for Korean Air's first Airbus A380 arrival to New York JFK Airport Terminal 1

New Korean Air Airbus A380 Makes First Flight to America

Korean Air's first transpacific Airbus A380 flight arrived in New York today, also marking the first scheduled use by any carrier of the superjumbo between east Asia and the east coast of North America.
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An American Airlines McDonnell Douglas DC-10 on final approach to Boston Logan Airport. (Photo by Michael Philip Manheim/NARA)

August 5th in Aviation History: First American DC-10 Flight, Reagan Fires FAA Controllers

On this day in 1964, the Vietnam War's first U.S. air operations take place. Terrorists attack Athens Airport in 1973. In 1981, Ronald Reagan fires 11,500 air traffic controllers.
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