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Korean Air

4,423 reviews
Headquarters: Korean Air Operations Center, 1370 Gonghang-Dong, Seoul South Korea 157712
Tue 02/07
Tue 09/07
4.54,423 reviews
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About Korean Air

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Headquarters: Korean Air Operations Center, 1370 Gonghang-Dong, Seoul South Korea 157712

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As the flag carrier of South Korean, Korean Air (KE) is the country's largest airline. Based in Seoul, the airline flies non-stop to 20 domestic destinations and about 100 international destinations across Asia, Australia, Africa, Europe, North America and South America. The airline, which is part of the SkyTeam alliance, also has codeshare agreements with about 40 airlines. Its fleet consists of planes with two-cabin (Prestige Class, which is its version of Business Class, and Economy Class) and three-cabin (First Class, Prestige Class and Economy Class) configurations. Korean Air has hubs at Seoul Gimpo International Airport (GMP) and Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN).
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Singapore - Seoul
North Asia
First time we flew on Korean Air. Am thoroughly impressed with the attentive service and attention to detail from the crew. Mid way through dinner service we encountered some turbulence. The crew still kept their cool and tried their best to prevent trays etc from dropping. Some
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Hong Kong - Seoul
North Asia
Business Class
KA 608 is a midnight flight that flies from Hong Kong to Incheon, Korea. The Korean Air Prestige Class cabin of the B747-8 aircraft is spacious and chic. The washrooms are very clean and well equipped. The individual “Prestige Sleeper Seats” are comfortable and with much
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Brisbane - Prague
This was our second time flying with Korean Air. We like them. There is surprisingly room for legs in economy, great service, helpful attendants, and good food. On the way over there is a one night layover and the airline will put you up in a hotel for the night with dinner and
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Busan - Jeju
Me and my husband are both tall and usually we would touch with our knees the seat in front. But Korean Airlines provide lots of leg space. The flight is short so you will get a beverage and a little snack like nuts. We enjoyed the flight and had a very pleasant checkin
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Seoul - Washington DC
A packed flight. I doubt that there was four empty seats and we were near the very back of the plane. Very attentive service from a rather large staff of young flight attendants. As one would expect, several of the meal options are specifically designed for the Korean palate. I
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"Make sure you pre-organise your sight seeing trip into Seoul on the way back and follow up on your layover before your flight there."
"Get some things to keep you entertained."
"Make sure you check which terminal you are leaving from as Korean Air leaves from both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2."
"Be sure to ask for extra service during your check-in if you need one, e.g. wheelchair"
"Try other airlines."
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