Meet Korean Air

A Message From Our CEO

Yang Ho Cho, the chairman of Korean Air, smiling kindly

Welcome, and thank you for taking the time to learn more about Korean Air.

Growing alongside our customers from all around the world, Korean Air has become a leading global carrier through a creative mindset and continuous business innovation.

This advancement of Korean Air would not have been achievable without the support and encouragement of our customers, and all employees at Korean Air will always do their best to provide service excellence.

Furthermore, Korean Air will continuously push for improvements to establish operational excellence and advance one more step as a respected leader in the world airline community.

Korean Air aims to be a leading airline recognized by people around the world for providing high quality service and excellence in flight, and become an airline that everybody wants to fly on. Korean Air will continuously innovate in the aviation industry, helping to take it into the next new era.

Thank you.

Yang Ho Cho / Chairman and CEO

Korean Air 


To be a Respected Leader in the World Airline Community


Excellence in Flight

Please refer to the below detailed explanation.
  • Operationnal Excellecnce
  • Innovative Excellence
  • Service Excelence

Facts & Figures

At the end of May 2019, Korean Air owned 168 aircraft and operated scheduled flights to 124 cities in 44 countries worldwide, including 13 cities in Korea.

As a leader in the global transport network, Korean Air is performing a pivotal role in further enhancing Korea’s progressive reputation around the world. We are expanding our global network by establishing new routes and are maintaining growth by increasing overseas sales.

Moving forward, our goal is always ‘Excellence in Flight’ and to be recognized as an industry leader by promoting sustainable growth through strengthened competitiveness and by being able to quickly and flexibly respond to market changes and customer needs.