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02 апреля, 04:19

‘Nut rage’ outrage as Korean Air heiress returns to board

Convicted executive’s comeback seen as another blow to chaebol governance

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30 марта, 06:32

Korean Air 'nut rage' heiress makes management comeback

Heather Cho returns to take control of a hotel network, after her high-profile tantrum three years ago.

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22 марта, 14:55

Korean Air представит три класса обслуживания и дальнемагистральный лайнер Airbus A330 на рейсах из Владивостока в Сеул

Впервые в течение всего летнего расписания, с 25 марта по 27 октября 2018 года, рейсы авиакомпании Korean Air с вылетом из Владивостока будет обслуживать широкофюзеляжный лайнер Airbus A330. Крупнейшая авиакомпания Южной Кореи представит сервис первого класса и увеличит провозные емкости на маршруте между Владивостоком и Сеулом.

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11 марта, 00:25

Britain funds export of CSeries jets in aftermath of trade row

Export credit agency UK Export Finance said the financing for jets being delivered to Korean Air would support jobs in Belfast, where the Canadian planemaker operates a state-of-the-art wings plant. The move comes weeks after Bombardier won a shock reprieve from severe U.S. import duties on the 110-130-seat CSeries when a U.S. tribunal ruled Boeing had failed to prove it had been harmed by low prices of CSeries sold to Delta Air Lines.

24 февраля, 16:33

Большая игра: как зарабатывают на киберспорте

Киберспорт — довольно затратное мероприятие. Но стратегические инвесторы научились на нем зарабатывать. Как устроен бизнес на профессионалах компьютерных баталий

22 февраля, 15:03

Things Flight Attendants Probably Won’t Tell You About Airplane Food

Want to enjoy a meal the next time you fly? Then you may not want to know these weird facts about airplane food.

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09 февраля, 15:47

How the Air Force Would Destroy North Korea

Kyle Mizokami Security, Think B-2 Bombers and F-16s.  The RQ-4 Global Hawk is ideally suited to the role. Capable of flying for more than thirty-four hours, Global Hawk could fly from airfields as far away as Guam, spend half a day over North Korea, and go home again—freeing up tarmac space in closer air facilities. Global Hawk’s ability to conduct surveillance day or night is a major plus and its unblinking gaze will be invaluable in tracking enemy movements. Another less well known feature that will be important over North Korea: Global Hawk’s Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) will provide a secure communications link between troops on the ground and close air support aircraft. In any conflict in the skies over North Korea, the U.S. Air Force will likely follow a familiar pattern. First, it will need to sweep the skies of enemy fighters—not a difficult prospect considering the decrepit state of the North Korean air force. Concurrent with that will be a campaign to shut down the country’s command and control and air defense systems, and finally a close air support and interdiction campaign designed to support friendly forces and locate and destroy enemy ground forces. Here are five weapons systems the air force would need for these missions in the next war in North Korea. B-2 Spirit Bomber North Korea’s air defenses are dense but outdated, relying on anti-aircraft guns and, with the exception of a S-300 long range SAM knockoff, fairly obsolete. Despite their obsolescence, most aircraft would need careful planning to avoid being shot down. Recommended: The Real Reason China Has Built a Massive Military  Read full article

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08 февраля, 16:18

Korean Air ‘nut rage’ heiress resurfaces as Olympics VIP while her former target scrubs toilets

The former chief flight attendant’s struggles after the incident highlight the gulf between South Korea’s big-business families and ordinary people.

06 февраля, 10:45

South Korea Runs Anti-Terror Drills In PyeongChang Ahead Of Olympic Games

For South Korean national security officials, the memory of the 1987 bombing of a Korean Air Flight 10 months before the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul is still fresh. And with the PyeongChang Winter Olympics beginning Friday, officials are scrambling to prepare for nearly every conceivable terror scenario, from a terrorist taking hostages, to unleashing a chemical attack at one of the Olympic venues to a drone dropping an explosive from the sky.   The South Korean government isn't taking any chances: It has banned 36,000 people from entering the country due to security issues. The government has assembled a security force of 60,000 - including 50,000 soldiers. A law enforcement center has been set up in Seoul to monitor potential threats. South Korean marines have been training with their American counterparts to test their competence in the snow and cold, as CBS reports. "We've covered reconnaissance skills as well as critical combat skills in a cold-weather mountainous environment," U.S. Marine Captain Thomas Rigby told CBS News correspondent Ben Tracy. Despite the detente in North-South relations - and the decision to form a joint North-South women's ice hockey team, which played its first friendly match against Sweden yesterday.   While the US and South Korea have agreed to suspend military exercises until after the Games, the history of hostilities, combined with North Korea's accelerating progress toward building a reliable nuclear weapon, has made security services wary. One concern is how law enforcement would respond to a devastating cyber attack. The North is well known for its cyber warfare skills. South Korea has hired an independent cybersecurity firm to guard against attacks. After all, the North is only 50 miles from PyeongChang.

22 января, 19:08

The Precarious Politics of the Joint Korean Hockey Team

It's an unprecedented diplomatic breakthrough. But how can two rival nations build teamwork?

22 января, 15:00

What North and South Korea Marching Under the Same Olympic Flag Really Means

North Korea and South Korea made a surprising move, in marching under the same flag for the Winter Olympics. Here's what that means for nuclear testing and why we should care.

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18 января, 19:28

Korean Air перевела все рейсы в новый терминал международного аэропорта Сеула

Южнокорейский авиаперевозчик Korean Air Lines Co. в четверг перевел все рейсы из терминала 1 в недавно построенный пассажирский терминал 2 сеульского международного аэропорта Инчхон.

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18 января, 18:04

Korean Air переводит рейсы в новый терминал международного аэропорта Сеула Инчхон, созданный специально для SkyTeam

18 января 2018 года все рейсы авиакомпании Korean Air будут переведены из терминала 1 в только что построенный пассажирский терминал 2 международного аэропорта Инчхон. Новый терминал спроектирован при участии Korean Air и предназначен для пассажиров национального перевозчика Южной Кореи, а также Delta Air Lines, Air France и KLM, четырех ведущих авиакомпаний альянса SkyTeam.

13 января, 20:36

What the North Korea Olympic Cheer Squad Tells Us About Nuclear Testing

North Korea recently announced it will send elite cheerleaders to the Winter Olympics, after talks about nuclear testing. Surprise: Donald Trump did not help.

12 января, 13:08

Want to Strike North Korea? It’s Not Going to Go the Way You Think.

Trust me: I was a nuclear strategist for the Pentagon.

28 декабря 2017, 17:37

There’s Only One Way to Stop China from Dominating Asia (Think NATO)

Robert E. McCoy Security, Weaker nations in the region need to form a military alliance, so that in unity they acquire the means to face down Beijing. Beijing is relentless in its pursuit of territory that it feels once was a part of the Middle Kingdom. A lack of coordination in resisting this irredentist activity is having consequences, for ignoring it merely delays – and worsens – the problem. For example, if the law-abiding nations of the world had taken effective action in the South China Sea when China reemphasized its Nine Dash Line claims some years ago, we would not be faced with the outposts China has established on islets in the area – some replete with landing strips and associated defensive equipment. While it is building ever more islands in the territory its claims within the South China Sea, China is not ignoring the East China Sea. Just recently, Beijing flew warplanes into both the Korean Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) and the Japanese ADIZ there. China is escalating its forays into the seas around it, probing for reactions by others in the waters bearing its name. But not all Beijing’s incursions are military. Chinese fishing boats routinely violate South Korea’s waters – one fresh incident requiring Seoul’s coast guard to fire nearly 250 warning shots to move the intruding vessels out of the area. Beijing has even taken to threatening Taipei with invasion should American warships patrol the area and visit Taiwan in a show of support for that island nation. Ineffective responses In 2014, then-US president Obama stated that Senkaku Islands (known as the Diaoyus in China) are covered by the US-Japan Security Treaty, thus obligating Washington to ride to Tokyo’s rescue if Beijing makes any move to occupy the rocks by force. Read full article

27 декабря 2017, 13:48

Korean Air abduction: Family separated for 48 years

As 2017 comes to an end, we're looking back at some of the biggest stories of the year, through the eyes of five families. In our final report, we focus on tensions on the Korean Peninsula and families split between the north and the south. Hwang In-cheol, a man who has been separated from his father for nearly five decades, still hopes for his return. His father was among the 46 passengers and crew aboard Korean Air YS-11 that was hijacked into North Korea in 1969. Thirty-nine of the passengers were released under intense international pressure, but 11 of them, including Hwang's father, were not allowed to return, nor permitted to communicate with their families. Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Seoul. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/

26 декабря 2017, 13:37

Things Flight Attendants Probably Won’t Tell You About Airplane Food

Want to enjoy a meal the next time you fly? Then you may not want to know these weird facts about airplane food.

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24 декабря 2017, 20:10

Летевший в Сеул самолет приземлился в Хабаровске из-за смерти пассажирки

Самолет авиакомпании Korean Air, следовавший по маршруту Вашингтон — Сеул, сделал вынужденную посадку в Хабаровске из-за смерти одной из пассажирки.

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24 декабря 2017, 15:30

Севший в Хабаровске из-за смерти пассажирки самолет вылетел в Сеул

Совершивший внеплановую посадку в Хабаровске самолет авиакомпании Korean Air вылетел в Сеул.