2008-02-19 More A380 for Korean AirKorean Air expands A380 order
2008-02-19 - Korean Air has expanded its order volume for the Airbus A380 by three aircraft, Airbus released today at the opening of the Singapore Airshow in Singapore. Here at the show, Airbus is showing the MSN 001.
The firm order is in addition to the five A380 aircraft already ordered by the southeast Asian carrier in 2003. Starting in 2010, Korean Air will introduce the A380 on high denisity routes from Seoul to the US west coast, with subsequent destinations likely to include cities on the US east coast and Europe. Deliveries for the three additional aircraft are scheduled to take place in 2012 and 2013.