Seoul - Frankfurt flight operated by Korean Air Airbus A380 (video)
On 25 March 2012, Korean Air introduced the Airbus A380 aircraft on the Seoul-Frankfurt route. The Korean operator operates an A380 configured in 3 classes and with a capacity of 407 seats, the smallest number encountered in A380 aircraft operated so far.
The aircraft benefits from all modern facilities and technologies. First Class are 12 luxury apartments, Business Class are 94 places, and the rest are Economy Class. Korean Air currently operates five A380 aircraft for major destinations such as New York, Los Angeles and Hong Kong.
Returning to the inaugural race Seoul - Frankfurt, below are images from the "baptism" of the A380 aircraft at Frankfurt Airport.
Each plane, which inaugurates a flight or when operating the first official flight, is named at the destination!
The KE905 flight left Seoul at 12: 50 and landed at Frankfurt Airport at 17: 45. The return flight, KE906, departed from Frankfurt at 19: 45 and arrived in Seoul at 13: 05 the following day. The flight takes approximately 11 hours.