Korean airports will postpone all takeoffs and landings at airports nationwide for 40 minutes Nov. 12 to give students a low-noise opportunity as they take an important college test. The College Scholastic Ability Test (CSAT) is seen as so important—especially during the English language audio section of the eight-hour marathon—that Korea’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MLIT) has issued a blanket hold on all airport movements from 1300 to 1340 hrs. Nov. ...

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