Korean Air has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-9, making it the first airline in the country to operate the type. The Seoul-based carrier plans to introduce five 787-9s into its fleet this year with another five to join the fleet by 2019. The airline is scheduled to launch domestic flights to Jeju from Seoul (Gimpo) for a month as part of the required certification period, before launching long-haul international routes to Toronto, Madrid, and Zurich later this year, according to a ...

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