Korean Air isto launch direct flights between Incheon International Airport in Seoul and DaNang starting from 19th January 2012 with two flights per week.
KoreanAir’s new service to Da Nang, the airline’s third destination in Vietnam, willbe operated by B737-800 aircraft with a total capacity of 145 seats. The flightwill depart Seoul Incheon every Thursday and Sunday at 19:00 and will arrive inDa Nang at 22:10 on the same day. The return flight will depart Da Nang at 23:20every Thursday and Sunday and will return to Seoul Incheon at 05:30 on the nextday. With the launch of this new route, Korean Air connects passengers from alldestinations worldwide to Da Nang via Incheon International Airport, its award winning hub, while offeringutmost comfort and ease during the journey.
Da Nang,Vietnam's third largest city after Ho Chi Min (in the south) and Hanoi (in thenorth), is rich with cultural heritage; as well as with a setting ofspectacular natural beauty, this popular tourist attraction is renowned for itsluxury resorts and restaurants in ‘Non Nuoc’ beach looking over pure whitesandy beach and the sea.
The city alsohas more tourist attractions such as ‘Hue’, a former capital of Vietnam, and‘Hoi An’, an ancient town - both of which are designated by UNESCO as WorldHeritages of Vietnam. Whether a traveler is looking for a luxurious retreat, ora cultural journey, Da Nang is the answer to all.
Korean Aircurrently operates 18 flights a week between Seoul and Vietnam, including the 7flights per week service on the Incheon-Hanoi route and the 11 flights per weekservice on the Incheon-Ho Chi Min route. With the addition of the Incheon-DaNang route, Korean Air will now fly to Vietnam 20 times a week, covering the threelargest cities in North, South and Central area.
This newroute further demonstrates the airline’s continued commitment to passengers –offering its extensive global network with a wider range of options for each ofits passengers, delivering true “Excellence in Flight”.