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Korean Air Lines - KAL
Last updated: 4 March 2012

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:

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
29 Apr 2018: Germany issues safety recommendations after two Boeing 747-400F cargo aircraft lost flap parts
10 Apr 2018: Korean Air Boeing 737-900 suffers tail strike accident on landing at Osaka-Kansai Airport, Japan
07 Apr 2018: Final report on runway serious incursion incident at Cheongju, Korea: B737-800 misses A319 by 3 m

 

Korean Air Lines - KAL- Accident & incidents:

8 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
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