Air Koryo W12 Operations

As per 29OCT12 GDS timetable display, Air Koryo’s Winter 2012/13 operation remains identical to previous season. Scheduled service listing appeared in the GDS, effective 28OCT12, as follows:

Pyongyang – Bangkok
JS153 FNJ1020 – 1440BKK T20 4
JS154 BKK1220 – 2000FNJ T20 4

Pyongyang – Beijing
JS151 FNJ0900 – 0955PEK T20 26
JS251 FNJ1030 – 1130PEK T20 4

JS152 PEK1305 – 1600FNJ T20 26
JS252 PEK1400 – 1700FNJ T20 4

Pyongyang – Kuala Lumpur
JS159 FNJ1400 – 2020KUL T20 1
JS159 FNJ2300 – 0520+1KUL T20 6

JS160 KUL0100 – 0930FNJ T20 2
JS160 KUL1100 – 1930FNJ T20 7

Pyongyang – Shenyang
JS155 FNJ1200 – 1210SHE T20 36
JS156 SHE1500 – 1710FNJ T20 36

Pyongyang – Vladivostok
JS271 FNJ0830 – 1220VVO T20 5
JS272 VVO1800 – 1800FNJ T20 5

The airline also conducts other international services but schedules are not published as usual. Note during Summer 2012 season, the North Korean flag carrier operated scheduled charter service to Harbin, Shanghai and Tianjin. In August 2012, Taiwanese tour operators arranged 4 “Arirang Tour” from Taipei to Pyongyang via Shenyang, which later claimed to be a big success, and resulted in a team of North Korean delegates’ visit to Taiwan in mid-October 2012. The North Korean delegates proposed Air Koryo offering seasonal charter service to Taiwan in Summer 2013, while promoting its tourism industry.