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Korean Air

Staff travel information


Korean Air has implemented policies and procedures to help protect travelers and employees.


Listed Non-Rev only includes the number of KE staff / OAL Staff count is not available.

All Non-rev passengers must get their boarding pass at Staff Check-in counter at Incheon International Airport (Counter F33).

Non-Rev passengers coming in from another country to Korea cannot use the transit facility wishing to be cleared at Gate.


Listed Non-rev and Seat Availability is only updated once a day by KE. As a result, loads and non-rev count you receive may not be real-time nor accurate.

non-rev policy

Non-rev passengers can only fly economy class. Even if there are open seats on the fight, if economy class is full, non-rev passengers will be denied boarding.


Same as Economy Class Passenger Allowance of the route.


Refer to MyIDTravel / If listing is required, call 1588-2001 within Korea or Local Reservations Office.


Non-Rev Passengers must report 60 Minutes prior to departure for International / 30 minutes for Domestic


Korean Air boards according to Rows. (Back to Front)


KE will upgrade revenue passengers into C to accommodate non-rev passengers into Y (new policy as of Sept 2019).

Korean Air flight loads

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