List of defunct airlines of South Korea

This is a list of defunct airlines of South Korea.[1][2]

Airline Image IATA ICAO Callsign Commenced operations Ceased operations Notes
Air Century 1967 1971
Air Philip 3P APV PHILIP AIR 2018 2019
Air Pohang Air pohang.jpg AB KAB AIR POHANG 2018 2018
Air Ulsan 2015 Never launched
East Asia AirLine KX EAE EAST ASIA AIRLINE 2010 2012
Hansung Airlines HS HAN 2005 2008 Rebranded as T'way Air
Incheon Tiger Airways 2007 2008 Never launched
Korean Aviation 1926 1947 Renamed/merged to Korean National Airlines
Korean National Airlines Douglas DC-4-1009 Korean National Airlines HL-108.jpg 1947 1962 Nationalized and rebranded as Korean Air Lines
Korean Air Lines Boeing 747-2B5B, Korean Air Lines AN0600191.jpg KE KAL 1962 1984 Rebranded as Korean Air
Korea Express Air KW KEA Korea Express Air 2009 2020
Kostar Air XE KSA 2008 2009
Prime Air 2017 Never launched
uSKY Air 2016 Never launched and rebranded as Prime Air
Yeongnam Air Yeongnam Air Dec 2008 at Gimpo.jpg OE ONA YEONGNAM AIR 2008 2009

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  1. ^ "The World's leading Airline Intelligence Provider since 1998". Retrieved 2019-02-22.
  2. ^ "Since 1997, ATDB is the only service providing an accurate global and permanently updated details of all worldwide transport aircraft, airlines, private and government operators - and leasing companies". Retrieved 2019-02-22.