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Korean Air Lines - KAL

name: Korean Air Lines - KAL
country: South Korea
ICAO code: KAL
IATA code: KE
Founded: 1962
Ended operations: 1984
became Korean Air in 1984

Related airlines:
» Korean Air
» Korean National Airlines became Korean Air Lines - KAL in 1962


Korean Air Lines - KAL - News:

28 Sep 2019: Report: Corrosion cracking caused Korean Air Boeing 777 main gear axle failure on landing
17 Aug 2019: Improper bounced landing recovery causes Korean Air Boeing 737-900 tailstrike at Osaka
31 Dec 2018: Korean Air Airbus A220-300 (CS300) suffers engine failure, returns to Busan, South Korea
19 Aug 2018: JTSB: failure of HPT disk caused Boeing 777-300 engine fire accident on takeoff from Tokyo-Haneda, Japan
29 Jun 2018: Korean Air Boeing 777-300 suffers main gear axle failure after arrival at Tokyo-Narita Airport, Japan


Korean Air Lines - KAL- Accident & incidents:

9 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
18-MAY-1985Boeing 727-281   KAL 0 Gwangju (Kwa...   H2
23-DEC-1983DC-10-30 HL7339 KAL 0 Anchorage In... A1
01-SEP-1983Boeing 747-230B HL7442 KAL 269 near Sakhalinsk [... C1
15-SEP-1981Boeing 747-230B HL7447 KAL 0 Manila Airpo... A2
19-NOV-1980Boeing 747-2B5B HL7445 KAL 14 Seoul-Gimpo ... A1
20-APR-1978Boeing 707-321B HL7429 KAL 2 Korpijärvi Lake   C1
02-AUG-1976Boeing 707-373C HL7412 KAL 5 near Tehran-Mehra... A1
23-JAN-1971Fokker F-27 Friendship 500 HL5212 KAL 2 near Sokcho   H1
11-DEC-1969NAMC YS-11-125 HL5208 KAL 0 Pyongyang   H1


Korean Air Lines - KAL- Photos:

photo of Boeing-707-373C-HL7412
accident date: 02-08-1976
type: Boeing 707-373C
registration: HL7412
photo of Boeing-747-2B5B-HL7445
accident date: 19-11-1980
type: Boeing 747-2B5B
registration: HL7445
photo of Boeing-747-230B-HL7442
accident date: 01-09-1983
type: Boeing 747-230B
registration: HL7442
photo of DC-10-30-HL7339
accident date: 23-12-1983
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
registration: HL7339

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