Gonghang-dong is a , neighbourhood of dong Gangseo-gu in Seoul, South Korea. The name gonghang literally means "airport," which is due to Gimpo Airport (김포공항, Korean pronunciation: ) located in the area. [kimpʰo ɡoŋɦaŋ] [1 ] [2 ]
Korean Air's headquarters, Korean Airport Service, Ltd., and Air Total Service are located in Gonghang-dong. [3 ] [4 ]
In addition, the former headquarters of the
Aviation and Railway Accident Investigation Board is in Gonghang-dong. The facility once housed the headquarters of the predecessor agency [5 ] Korea Aviation Accident Investigation Board. The headquarters of the ARAIB agency are now in [6 ] Sejong City.
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^ a b "공항동 (Gonghang-dong 空港洞)" (in Korean). Doosan Encyclopedia . Retrieved 2008-04-19.
^ "The origin of Gonghang-dong" (in Korean). Gangseo-gu official site . Retrieved 2008-04-19.
^ " Company Info / Overview." . Accessed September 20, 2008. Korean Air
^ " Company Info." . Retrieved on November 19, 2008. Hanjin
^ " Office Location." ( Archive) Aviation and Railway Accident Investigation Board. Retrieved on February 15, 2012. "Main Office:281, Gonghang-dong, Gangseo-gu, Seoul, Republic. of Korea 157-815"
^ " KAIB/AAR F0201." Korea Aviation Accident Investigation Board. 4/168. Retrieved on June 18, 2009."281 Goonghang-Dong Gangseo-Gu, Seoul Republic of Korea" and "The main office is located near Gimpo International Airport, and the flight recorder analysis and wreckage laboratories are located inside the airport."
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