Jeju Air

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Jeju Air
제주항공
Jeju Hanggong
JEJUAIR-NEW-BI-(2).jpg
IATA ICAO Callsign
7C JJA JEJU AIR
Founded January 25th, 2005
Hubs
Frequent-flyer program Refresh Point
Alliance Value Alliance
Fleet size 29
Destinations 30
Company slogan Refresh! Jeju Air
Parent company Aekyung Group
Headquarters Jeju City, Jeju-do, South Korea
Key people

Kyu Nam Choi (C.E.O.)

Yong Chan An (C.E.O.)
Employees 1,997
Website http://www.jejuair.net/
Jeju Air
Hangul 제주항공
Hanja 濟州航空
Revised Romanization Jeju Hanggong
McCune–Reischauer Chechu Hanggong
A Jeju Air Boeing 737-800 in 2014.
A Jeju Air fleet with its old BI.

Jeju Air (Hangul제주항공; Hanja濟州航空) is the first Low Cost Carrier in Korea, based in Jeju City, Jeju-do, South Korea.[1][2] Jeju Air is offering scheduled domestic services between Jeju island and Seoul and outside of Korea. Also Jeju Air is the opening member of Value Alliance.

Overview[edit]

Jeju Air is the first low cost carrier in Korea that the Jeju island and Aekyung Group established together on January 25, 2005. In 2016, Jeju Air joined Value Alliance, which is the world’s first pan-regional LCC alliance comprising eight Asia Pacific market champions. Its members are Cebu Pacific, Jeju Air, Nok, NokScoot, Scoot, Tigerair Singapore, Tigerair Australia and Vanilla Air. Jeju Air has 28 fleets and serves for 30 destinations and has 41 routes over the Asia-Pacific area.

History[edit]

YEAR YEAR
2017 • 02 27th B737-800 aircraft acquired 2011 • 06 Regular Busan-Bangkok route launched
2016 • 01 Reaching a cumulative 30 million passengers

• 05 Seoul-Busan route launched

• 05 Regular Incheon-Taipei route launched

• 07 Regular Incheon-Sapporo, Incheon-Kota Kinabalu route launched

• 09 Regular Incheon-Phuket route launched

• 10 Regular Incheon-Macao route lanuched

• 12 Regular Incheon-Sanya, Busan-Tokyo, Busan-Phuket, Busan-Saipan, Jeju-Saipan route launched

• 12 26th B737-800 aircraft acquired

2010 • 10 Regular Incheon-Hong Kong route launched

• 11 Regular Incheon-Manila route launched

2015 • 01 First obtained the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certification (7th edition) among domestic airline companies

• 01 Regular Busan-Guam route launched

• 02 Regular Daegu-Beijing route launched

• 04 Regular Busan-Osaka, Busan-Fukuoka, Busan-Taipei route launched

• 10 Regular Busan-Okinawa route launched

• 11 KOSPI listing

• 11 Domestic Rutes Reaching a cumulative 20 million passengers

• 12 Regular Incheon-Da Nang route launched

2009 • 01 Obtained the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certification

• 03 Regular International routes(Incheon-Osaka) launched

• 04 Regular Incheon-Bangkok route launched

• 11 Regular Gimpo-Osaka route launched

2014 • 07 Daegu-Jeju route launched

• 07 Reaching a cumulative 20 million passengers

• 08 Regular Incheon-Jiamusi route launched

• 10 Regular Incheon-Saipan route launched

• 12 Regular lncheon-Okinawa, lncheon-Hanoi route launched

2008 • 02 20,000 domestic flights with no passenger fatalities from any accidents(international flights approved)

• 05 B737-800 aircraft acquired

• 06 Cheongju-Jeju route launched

• 07 International flight service launched

2013 • 01 Domestic Route Reaching a cumulative 10 million passengers

• 07 Regular Incheon-Tokyo route launched

• 09 Regular Incheon-Weihai route launched

2006 • 06 Seoul-Jeju route launched

• 08 Busan-Jeju route launched

2012 • 03 Regular Incheon-Fukuoka, route launched

• 03 Regular Incheon-Nagoya, route launched

• 05 Reaching a cumulative 10 million passengers

• 06 Regular Incheon-Qingdao route launched

• 09 Regular Incheon-Guam route launched

• 11 Regular Incheon-Cebu route launched

2005 • 01 JEJU air founded

• 08 Air transportation business license (domestic, international) obtained

Destinations[edit]

Country City Airport Notes/References
China Beijing Beijing Capital International Airport
China Jiamusi Jiamusi Dongjiao Airport
China Qingdao Qingdao Liuting International Airport
China Sanya Sanya Phoenix International Airport
China Shijiazhuang Shijiazhuang Zhengding International Airport Charter
China Weihai Weihai Dashuibo Airport
Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong International Airport
Macau Macau Macau International Airport
Japan Fukuoka Fukuoka Airport
Japan Nagoya Chubu Centrair International Airport
Japan Okinawa Naha Airport
Japan Osaka Kansai International Airport
Japan Sapporo New Chitose Airport
Japan Tokyo Narita International Airport
Republic of Korea Busan Gimhae International Airport
Republic of Korea Cheongju Cheongju International Airport
Republic of Korea Daegu Daegu International Airport
Republic of Korea Gwangju Gwangju Airport
Republic of Korea Jeju Jeju International Airport Hub
Republic of Korea Seoul Gimpo International Airport Hub
Incheon International Airport Hub
Malaysia Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu International Airport
Guam Guam Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport
Northern Mariana Islands Saipan Saipan International Airport
Philippines Cebu Mactan–Cebu International Airport
Philippines Manlia Ninoy Aquino International Airport
Taiwan Taipei Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
Thailand Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport
Thailand Phuket Phuket International Airport
Vietnam Da Nang Da Nang International Airport
Vietnam Hanoi Noi Bai International Airport

Fleet[edit]

Jeju Air Fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers Notes
Y Total
Boeing 737-800 29 186 186
189 189
Total 29

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact Us." Jeju Air. Retrieved on March 5, 2010. "제주특별자치도 제주시 연동 301–7"
  2. ^ "Jeju Head Office." Jeju Air. Retrieved on December 27, 2011. "#301-7, Yeon-dong, Jeju City, Jeju Special Self-Governing Province"

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