Posts Tagged ‘South Korea’


Visiting Songdo: South Korea’s Aerotropolis

South Korea is spending $35 billion to build an airport-based-city from scratch.
by NYCAviation Staff

Apollo 15 blasts off from Cape Canaveral. (Photo by NASA)

Apollo 15 Blasts Off for the Moon: July 26 in Aviation History

Aloha Airlines predecessor makes its first flight, Space Shuttle Discovery makes first spaceflight since Columbia disaster, and more...
by NYCAviation Staff

A US Air Force F-16

US Fighter Jet Crashes in South Korea, Pilot Safe

The pilot of a US Air Force F-16 safely ejected before crashing in a village near Kunsan AFB in South Korea during a joint military exercise.
by BNO News



On This Day in Aviation History: September 14th

A bomb goes off at Seoul's airport, an F-14 rolls off the deck of the USS John F. Kennedy, an Aeroflot 737 crashes in Russia, and more...
by Phil Derner Jr.


‘My Bad’: South Korean Military Apologizes for Shooting at Passenger Jet

South Korean military officials on Monday apologized after its troops mistakenly opened fire on an Asiana Airlines passenger plane early Friday morning when they misidentified it for a North Korean military plane.
by BNO News