Korean Air is the flag carrier airline of South Korea and operates out of its main hub at Incheon International Airport in Seoul. It was formed in the early 1980s and is now not just the largest airline of South Korea but has a well-established world presence as well.
Korean Airlines is one of the few airlines in the world that fly to all 6 of the inhabited continents. They achieve this through an extensive route map that also includes many well thought out codeshare agreements.
Some of the awards won by this carrier include 2011 Grand Final World’s Most Innovative Airline by World Travel Awards and the Most Preferred Airline in China for 2011 by Travel + Leisure Magazine.
In the Middle East, the carrier flies to Dubai, Riyadh and Jeddah and passengers can make Korean Airlines online bookings to any of these destinations. Some other cities such as Abu Dhabi, Amman and Muscat are also served through codeshare agreements.
The fleet of this carrier contains over a 100 passenger aircraft including Boeing 747, 737, 777 and Airbus 330, 300, 380 models. Some more Boeing aircraft are also used for cargo operations.
For passengers who would like to minimize waiting time at the airport, the airline offers their Korean Air web check in service. This allows them to check in online from 24 hours and up to 4 hours before the flight departure time. At most airports around the world, the carrier provides lounges for Premium Class passengers. At Dubai International Airport for example, First and Business Class lounges are available at Terminal 1, and MARHABA lounges and Terminals 1 and 3.
Once you have made a Korean air online booking and are on board the aircraft, First Class provides the ultimate in luxury with full sleeper seats and private cabins, and Prestige Class also provides fully extensible and spacious seating. Economy seating is ergonomically designed as well, and the personal LCD screens are sure to keep passengers entertained for the course of the flight. More details would be available at the Customer Service of the Airline here
Do check the Korean Air baggage allowance before packing your bags, as passengers are allowed to check in one piece of luggage of maximum 23 kg or 50 lb weight in Economy. Prestige Class passengers are allowed two bags of 32 kg, and First Class passengers may check in three bags of 32 kg. For more details of baggage policy, please check this page
Cleartrip is designed to provide a crisp and clutter-free experience to the customer that also helps to access the relevant route and schedule information as quickly as possible. You can also check the Korean Air PNR status using the Cleartrip website.
Do not forget to check out the Cleartrip app that you can download and use on your mobile, which business travelers and others on the go will find very convenient.