Boeing, Korean Air Finalize Order for 30 737 MAXs, Two 777-300ERs

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Korean Air today finalized the airline’s order of 30 737 MAXs and two additional 777-300ER (Extended Range) jetliners valued at nearly $4 billion at current list prices. The airline also has options for additional 737 MAXs as part of the order, which was previously announced as a commitment during the Paris … Dowiedz się więcej

Korean Air, Boeing to collaborate on UAV project

Korean Air has teamed up with the global aerospace company Boeing for the development of unmanned helicopters. The two companies exchanged a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on technical cooperation for remodeling 500MD helicopters into unmanned aircraft at the Aerospace and Defense Exhibition (ADEX) held at Kintex in Ilsan, Gyeonggi Province, on Oct. 30. Choi June-Chul, … Dowiedz się więcej

Korean Air to expand code-share with Etihad Airways

Korean Air has announced an expansion of its code-share agreement with Etihad Airways, to include the Middle East and Africa. Since mid-September, Korean Air has put its airline “KE” code on the Abu Dhabi-Johannesburg and Abu Dhabi-Muscat routes operated by Etihad Airways. In addition, the code share will be extended to include Abu Dhabi-Khartoum (subject … Dowiedz się więcej

Tail cones for KC-46 aerial refueling tankers delivered

Korean Air has launched full-scale production of tail cones for Boeing’s new KC-46 aerial refueling tanker. A ceremony was held recently at the Tech Center in Daejeo-dong, Busan, to celebrate the first delivery of the aft fuselage structure for the KC-46 with officials of Korean Air and Boeing attending. The KC-46 is a state-of-the-art aerial … Dowiedz się więcej