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South Korea air safety profile
Last updated: 11 April 2010

  South Korea
Capital:Seoul
Continent: Asia
Fatal accidents in South Korea:
since 1919
25
Accidents fatalities in South Korea:  
since 1919
537

Fatal accidents per year

Audit information
» South Korea is rated Category 1 in FAA's International Aviation Safety Assessment Program (IASA)
» ICAO’s Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP) results
» 17-AUG-2001: Rated Category II (non compiance with ICAO Standards) in the FAA IASA program
» 06-DEC-2001: Rated Category I in the FAA IASA program

Republic of Korea- Accident & incidents:

77 occurrences in the ASN safety database, showing occurrence 1 - 10

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
28-AUG-2016Airbus A330-323 HL8258 Asiana Airlines 0 Seoul-Incheo...   O2
06-JUN-2016MD-11F N277UP UPS 0 Seoul-Incheo...   A2
25-JUN-2015Antonov 2 HL1090 South Korea AF 0 Okcheon, Nor...   A2
16-APR-2013Airbus A321-231 HL7730 Asiana Airlines 0 Seoul-Incheo...   A2
04-MAY-2009Antonov 2   South Korea AF 0 near Seongmu Air ...   A1
12-AUG-2007DHC-8-402 Q400 HL5256 Jeju Air 0 Busan-Gimhae...   A1
28-NOV-2006ATR 72-201 HL5229 Hansung Airlines 0 Jeju (Cheju)...   A2
12-AUG-2003Beechcraft C-12F Huron 84-0169 US Army 2 near Pyongtaek-De...   A1
15-APR-2002Boeing 767-2J6ER B-2552 Air China 129 near Pusan-Kimhae... A1
15-MAR-1999DC-9-83 (MD-83) HL7570 Korean Air 0 Pohang Airpo...   A1