London (Heathrow) Terminal 2 Open For Operations

London’s Heathrow International Airport, one of the busiest air hubs in the world, marked a milestone in its revitalization today with the opening of the newly-rebuilt Terminal 2. Passengers onboard United Airlines flight UA 958, arriving from Chicago at 0543 hrs this morning, were the first to utilize the facility, dubbed The Queen’s Terminal in … Continue reading

Asiana Airlines Takes Delivery Of First A380

South Korea’s Asiana Airlines has become the 11th operator of the Airbus A380. The airline took delivery of its first superjumbo, featuring a 3-class configuration that offers 12 suites in First, 66 seats in Business and 417 seats in Economy Class. 5 more jets are on-order, part of an ambitious fleet modernization programme that also … Continue reading

American Airlines Connects Dallas/Fort Worth With Seoul

American Airlines has launched its new daily nonstop service between Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and Seoul’s Incheon International Airport. The new service is operated as part of the airline’s joint business agreement with fellow Oneworld alliance member Japan Airlines and highlights a strategic push towards the Asia-Pacific region.   Flight AA 027 departs Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport … Continue reading

Asiana Airlines Introduces New First Class Suite

South Korea’s Asiana Airlines upped the ante on premium class travel this week with the introduction of a new private suite product for its First Class passengers. The new OZ First Suite features sliding door panels previously found on Middle Eastern and top Asian carriers, affording greater privacy and comfort than the current generation seating. … Continue reading

British Airways Outlines Return To Seoul

British Airways has announced that it is to restart flights between London (Heathrow) and Seoul (Incheon) after 14 years away from the South Korean capital, citing improved demand from business and leisure travellers. The airline will operate a 4-class Boeing 777-200ER on the route, with flights timed to allow for a morning arrival on the outbound leg … Continue reading