Yeongnam Air

Yeongnam Air (Korean영남에어; RRYeongnam E-eo) was a small regional airline of South Korea launched on 25 July 2008. Its main base was Gimhae International Airport and Daegu International Airport. It flew to Jeju International Airport and Gimpo Airport with a single aircraft.

Yeongnam Air
IATA ICAO Callsign
Commenced operations25 July 2008
Ceased operationsDecember 2008
Operating basesDaegu International Airport
Gimhae International Airport
Fleet size1
HeadquartersBusan, South Korea
Key peopleByong Hun, Oh

Yeongnam Air ceased all flights in December 2008 and formally closed in 2009.[citation needed]


Yeongnam Air served the following destinations prior to closure:

[Base] Base
City Country IATA ICAO Airport
Busan South Korea PUS RKPK Gimhae International Airport [Main base]
Daegu South Korea TAE RKTN Daegu International Airport
Jeju South Korea CJU RKPC Jeju International Airport
Seoul South Korea GMP RKSS Gimpo International Airport [Base]


Yeongnam Air's only aircraft, a Fokker 100 at Gimpo International Airport, Seoul, South Korea. (2008)

Yeongnam Air operated only one aircraft throughout its operations, however the airline did plan on adding a second aircraft at a later date although this never materialised.[1][2]

Yeongnam Air Fleet
Aircraft Total Passengers Notes
Fokker 100 1 80


  1. ^ "Third Budget Airliner to Debut".
  2. ^ "Yeongnam Air Fleet - Airfleets aviation".