South Korea expands international air service agreementsStaff writer ▼ | November 4, 2015
South Korea is expanding its air services agreements (ASAs) with key international destinations, including India and Austria.
Airlines A relaxation of codeshare restrictions
The Austria-Korea agreement is more wide-ranging and completely removes any restrictions on flight numbers for direct services between the two countries. The previous ASA saw only 4X-weekly flight schedules, with Korean Air taking the majority (3X-weekly) between Korea’s Incheon International and Austria’s Vienna International.
This open agreement with Austria is only the second of its type for Korea; it has a similar unrestricted numbers ASA with Spanish operators as part of its push into European markets. ■