A new LCC startup plans to enter the crowded South Korean market, and has ordered eight Airbus A320s to establish its fleet. The carrier, called Kair Airlines, will be based in Cheongju, South Korea, and intends to start operations in 2018. The LCC will primarily target international destinations in Northeast Asia. “We see enormous potential for the development of a low cost model linking central South Korea with destinations in China, Taiwan and Japan,” said Byung Ho Kang, ...

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