Korean Air gets its first CS300

Korean Air has taken delivery of its first Bombardier CS300.

KoreanAir ordered 10 aircraft with options for 10 more it is already considering making a firm order.

Delivered on 22 December, the first aircraft is being flown to Korea as a second one readies for delivery before the end of this month.

Korean will use the aircraft on internal and international short haul routes that require fewer seats that its larger Airbus fleet, freeing them up for further route development.