T'way Air

T'way Air
티웨이항공
Ti-wei Hanggong
IATA ICAO Callsign
TW TWB TEEWAY
Founded August 2010
Commenced operations September 2010
Operating bases
Focus cities
Fleet size 20
Destinations 33
Company slogan Happy T'way it's yours
Headquarters Seoul, South Korea
Key people Hong-Geun Jung (CEO)
Website www.twayair.com

T'way Air Co., Ltd.(Hangul: 티웨이항공; RR: Ti-wei Hanggong), is a South Korean low-cost airline based in Seongsu-dong, Seongdong-gu, Seoul.

History

The airline was established on 8 August 2010 with two Boeing 737-800s. The following month, the airline obtained an air operator's certificate (AOC) permitting domestic flights and commenced operations with services between Gimpo International Airport and Jeju International Airport.[1] The following year an AOC for international operations was awarded and in October it launched the first international service, to Bangkok. In 2013 the airline achieved a profit for the first time.[2] In November that year cargo services were launched. In March 2014, T'way Air introduced its seventh Boeing 737-800 aircraft.[3][4] The 't' in t'way stands for together, today and tomorrow. [5]

Destinations

As of December 2017 T'way Air serves or plans to serve the following destinations:[6][7]

Country City Airport Notes Refs
ChinaHaikouHaikou Meilan International Airport
ChinaHong KongHong Kong International Airport
ChinaJinanJinan Yaoqiang International Airport
ChinaMacauMacau International Airport
ChinaNanningNanning Wuxu International Airport
ChinaQingdaoQingdao Liuting International Airport
ChinaSanyaSanya Phoenix International Airport
ChinaShanghaiShanghai Pudong International Airport
ChinaWenzhouWenzhou Longwan International Airport
GuamGuamAntonio B. Won Pat International Airport
JapanFukuokaFukuoka Airport
JapanKumamotoKumamoto Airport
JapanŌitaOita Airport
JapanOkinawaNaha Airport
JapanOsakaKansai International Airport
JapanSagaSaga Airport
JapanSapporoNew Chitose Airport
JapanTokyoNarita International Airport
LaosVientianeWattay International Airport
Northern Mariana IslandsSaipanSaipan International Airport
PhilippinesCebuMactan–Cebu International Airport
RussiaVladivostokVladivostok International Airport[8]
RussiaKhabarovskKhabarovsk Novy Airport[9]
South KoreaBusanGimhae International Airport
South KoreaDaeguDaegu International Airport
South KoreaGwangjuGwangju Airport
South KoreaJejuJeju International Airport
South KoreaMuanMuan International Airport
South KoreaSeoulGimpo International AirportDomestic Hub
Incheon International AirportInternational Hub
TaiwanKaohsiungKaohsiung International Airport[10]
TaiwanTaipeiTaiwan Taoyuan International Airport
Taipei Songshan Airport
TaiwanTaichungTaichung International Airport[10]
ThailandBangkokSuvarnabhumi Airport
VietnamDa NangDa Nang International Airport
VietnamHo Chi Minh CityTan Son Nhat International Airport

Fleet

As of August 2018, the T'way Air fleet operates an all-Boeing fleet consisting of the following aircraft:[11][12]

T'way Air fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers Notes
Boeing 737-800 20 186[13]
189[13]
Boeing 737 MAX 8 8 TBA Delivery will begins from 2019.[14]
Total 20 8

See also

References

  1. "티웨이항공". Twayair.com. Archived from the original on 21 March 2014. Retrieved 29 March 2015.
  2. ""예림당, 티웨이항공 흑자 등 2차 성장 본격화" - 한화투자증권 - 이투데이". Etoday.co.kr. Retrieved 29 March 2015.
  3. 대구~제주 구간,저비용항공사 취항 - 파이낸셜뉴스. Fnnews.com (in Korean). Retrieved 29 March 2015.
  4. 티웨이항공 7호기 도입.. 대구~제주 취항 - 파이낸셜뉴스. Fnnews.com (in Korean). 29 October 2014. Retrieved 29 March 2015.
  5. (주)티웨이항공. naver.com (in Korean). Retrieved 6 June 2017.
  6. "Check-in counters at the airports". Twayair.com. Retrieved 10 December 2017.
  7. "Flight Schedules". Twayair.com. Retrieved 10 December 2017.
  8. Liu, Jim (26 February 2018). "T'Way Air adds Vladivostok service from April 2018". Routesonline. Retrieved 26 February 2018.
  9. Liu, Jim (7 June 2018). "T'Way Air adds Khabarovsk service from July 2018". Routesonline. Retrieved 7 June 2018.
  10. 1 2 Liu, Jim (31 October 2017). "T'Way Air adds new routes to Taiwan in Dec 2017". routesonline.com. Retrieved 4 November 2017.
  11. "T'way Air aims to add 8 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft to its fleet". Yonhap News Agency. 7 December 2017. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  12. "Airline Insight: T'way Air". Blue Swan Daily. 23 August 2018. Retrieved 23 August 2018.
  13. 1 2 "About T'way Aircrafts [sic]". T'way Air. Retrieved 10 December 2017.
  14. "T'way Air aims to add 8 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft to its fleet". Yonhap News Agency. 7 December 2017. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
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