한국항공협회

Legal basis for establishment

  • Paragraph (1), Article 68, Aviation Business Act

Purpose of establishment

  • To undertake research for the development of aviation industry
  • To contribute to aviation safety through data collection, analysis and provision
  • To promote overall enhancement of aviation industry and the general public

Mission

  • To promote the development of air transport industry
  • To preserve the right of air transport operator
  • To execute assigned affairs from the government effectively

History

  • 1991. 12 Legally proposed of an establishment (based on Article 143, Aviation Act)
  • 1992. 08 Promotion activities for KADA (joined by Korea Airports Authority, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines and Korea Aviation Business Association)
  • 1992. 10 Inaugural Conference
  • 1992. 11 Establishment of KADA
  • 2001. 11 Incheon International Airport Corporation registered as an official member
  • 2003. 02 Inaugurated publication of Aaeronautical Information Publiishing(AIPs)
  • 2007. 03 Start operating Aviation Information Portal System(Airportal)
  • 2007. 09 Donating Korean traditional cultural miniatures to ICAO Headquarter (Silla Gold Crown\, Jikjisimcheyojeol-Anthology of Great Buddhist Priests 'Zen Teachings)
  • 2010. 01 Establishment of Aviation Human Resource Development Center (undertaking Aviation Specialized Human Resources Fostering Project)

Responsibilities (Based on Article 57 of Enforcement Decree of the Aviation Act)

  • Supporting air transportation business and people who are engaged in the business 
  • Enhancing the operation of airport facilities
  • Publishing aviation statistics and materials
  • Conducting operational improvement of the air transportation business
  • Researching foreign aviation system and aviation safety
  • Building plans to better promote the aviation industry
  • Establishing an international network with foreign aviation institutions
  • Undertaking tasks entrusted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transporation