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Seoul, Korea (25 October, 2012) –  Korean Air, South Korea’s flagship airline, has today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2012 ending September 30, 2012.

Despite global external conditions, the airline posted net income of 340 billion KRW for the third quarter of 2012, with operating profit of 313 billion KRWshowing a 30.5% increase on the same period in 2011.