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Trip Report: Korean Air A380 Business Class, Los Angeles to Seoul

Approximately 30 minutes prior to boarding time, I left the Korean Air SkyTeam Lounge and walked around the Tom Bradley International Terminal. I arrived at gate 156 with plenty of time to spare, took some pictures of the giant beast and hung out until boarding was called. For such a large ...
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Here's How To Redeem A Korean Air SkyPass Award - NOW CHEAPER!

You guys, this is great news! Korean Air used to have a horrible website and a very cumbersome process for redeeming SkyPass Miles for award flights but since their website upgrade, the process couldn't be easier now. And to sweeten the pot even more, Korean Air recently slashed their fuel ...
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Lounge Review: KAL Lounge at Seoul ICN Satellite Concourse A

There are two international departure terminals at Seoul Incheon Airport. There’s the main terminal and the satellite concourse. If you’re flying anyone other than Asiana or Korean Airlines, you’ll most likely be departing from the satellite concourse. From the main terminal, you ...

Lounge Review: Korean Airlines Prestige Business Class Lounge at Seoul ICN

There are two main international departure terminals at Seoul Incheon International Airport. There’s the main terminal where Asiana and Korean Air depart from and the satellite terminal (Concourse A) where the majority of other airlines depart from. Korean Air has a First Class Lounge and a ...
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Don't Be Like Me And Screw Up A Korean Air Award Booking


Man, I really screwed the pooch on this one. I’m such an idiot and I hope that you guys can learn from my mistake. If you guys have been following along, then you know that I’m booked on the Vietnam Airlines A350 inaugural flight to Paris. Because Vietnam Airlines is a SkyTeam ...
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Report: Korean Air First Class Seoul (ICN) to Singapore (SIN)

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Seoul Incheon (ICN) - Singapore (SIN)
Friday, July 24, 2015
Depart: 6:40PM, Arrive: 11:50PM
Duration: 6 hours 10 minutes
Aircraft: Boeing 777-300ER

After a nice flight in first class on Korean's A380 and an awesome day in Seoul, we found ...
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Korean Air Awards Suddenly Become Much More Attainable

Korean Air offers a treasure trove of first class award availability to Seoul and beyond and is not too stingy in releasing business and economy class award space either. Up until now, booking has required Chase Ultimate Rewards points or navigating the minefield known as Delta SkyMiles but two ...

Review: Korean Air First Class Lounge at Seoul Incheon (ICN)


On our trip to Singapore and Bali, we planned a full day layover in Seoul, South Korea, in order to get in a tour of the DMZ. This full day layover would end up giving us a couple hours in the Korean Air First Class lounge in the morning, after landing on our A380 flight from LAX, and a couple ...
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Report: Korean Air First Class Los Angeles (LAX) to Seoul (ICN)

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Los Angeles (LAX) - Seoul Incheon (ICN)
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Depart: 11:30PM
Arrive: 4:15AM (Friday, July 24, 2015)
Duration: 12 hours 45 minutes
Aircraft: Airbus A380

After a rather disappointing lounge visit to Korean Air's facility, it ...
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Video Overview: Korean Air Kosmo Suite

 
Last week I flew on Korean Air First Class Kosmo Suites on two different planes: the A380 and the 777-300ER. From time to time, I enjoy making travel videos, and I compiled footage from both flights to make a video that I think outlines the cabin features and service pretty well. Let me ...

Review: Korean Air First Class Lounge @ LAX

As the beginning of our babymoon to Singapore and Bali, we were booked on Korean Air A380 First Class LAX-ICN, flight 012, which leaves at 11:30PM. We got the airport with plenty of time as we wanted to check out the new Tom Bradley International Terminal as well as the Korean Air First Class ...
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I'm Booked on the Vietnam Airlines Airbus A350 Inaugural Flight to Paris!

I'm so excited (and I just can't hide it)!!
I have never been on an inaugural anything much less an inaugural flight on a brand new aircraft! But I finally got my butt booked on one and I'm so excited about it! As you guys know, inaugural flights come in all different types and sizes. Some ...
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Sydney Skyteam Lounge - Now Open

The Skyteam Alliance opened their third co-branded airport lounge at the Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport on March 5, 2015 to support the airlines 80 weekly flights and to consolidate lounge operations in one location for the seven Skyteam members serving the airport. Before the opening ...

American Airlines and Korean Air Form A New Partnership

OneWorld founding member American Airline and SkyTeam founding member Korean Air just announced a ground breaking relationship. Korean Air has temporarily throwing up the white flag as the two airlines have decided to put alliances aside and cooperate on AA’s flights between Dallas /Fort ...
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Lounge Review: Korean Airlines Skyteam Lounge at LAX

I got to the airport about three hours before my flight because I wanted to explore the terminal a bit before checking out the lounges. In addition to the Korean Air SkyTeam Lounge, I also visited the new Star Alliance Lounge. The new Star Alliance Lounge is exponentially better than the former ...
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KAL / Skyteam Lounge TBIT LAX

Since the recent grand reopening of the new Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) in LAX, I have not had the pleasure to use any of the new lounges. The last two times I flew out of TBIT, I visited the old Korean Airlines SkyTeam lounge as I did not have status high enough on AA to visit the ...

Philippine Airlines sets sights on flying to Brasil


There has been lots of buzz recently surrounding Philippine Airlines (PAL) and their latest plans to launch flights to Brasil. 
Last week, the Philippine Flight Network, a Filipino-based airline and aviation news source, revealed that the two countries just signed their first ever ...
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Korean Air Business Class Food

After my debacle getting a new flight after Delta postponed my original flight to NRT; I was rebooked on Korean Air to Seoul.  This was my first experience on Koren Air and I wasn't disappointed.  The flight attendants were all very attentive and much better ...
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Korean Air A380 First Class New York to Seoul


I arrived at JFK's T1 via private car at about 11:50am for my 2:00pm departure.  Korean Air (KE) offers a first class check-in area, staffed by two agents.  Both first class agents were assisting passengers (likely from the business class queue) when I arrived. One wrapped up quickly ...
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