Korean Air, saying it "shall no longer remain indifferent to the invasion of low-cost carriers from China and Southeast Asia into the Korean market," announced plans yesterday to launch an LCC within three years that will operate flights on domestic and short and mid-range international routes using 737s. The plan's unveiling culminated a process that began in 2005 when a KAL task force started studying the feasibility of the airline operating its own LCC. It said it is considering launching ...

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