Asiana Airlines Inc. (Hangul: 아시아나 항공; RR: Asiana Hanggong; KRX: 020560; formerlySeoul Airlines) is one of South Korea's two major airlines, along with Korean Air. Asiana has its headquarters in Asiana Town in Osoe-dong, Gangseo-gu, Seoul. The airline has its domestic hub at Gimpo International Airport and its international hub at Incheon International Airport (70 kilometres (43 mi) from central Seoul).
Asiana is a member of the Star Alliance and offers 516 daily departures throughout Asia, Europe, North America, and Oceania, operating 14 domestic and 85 international passenger routes and 20 cargo routes.
In 2010, Asiana was named the airline with the best in-flight service in the world by Global Travelers magazine, which was the sixth honor for Asiana in as many years. Asiana is also rated the best airline in Northern Asia of 2010. Its MAGIC shows, food created by chefs and other unique services helped it score well with 31,500 experts, passengers and other voters. Asiana also won the prestigious Airline of the Year Award by Skytrax for 2010. Asiana Airlines is one of the seven airlines to be ranked as a 5-star airline by the indepedent research consultancy firm Skytrax.
Korean description below:
아시아나항공( - 航空, Asiana Airlines)은 대한민국의 항공사로, 대한항공에 이어 제2위의 항공사이다. 인천국제공항을 중심으로 한 국제선과 김포국제공항을 중심으로 한 국내선을 운영하고 있다. 현재 세계 최대 항공 동맹체인 스타 얼라이언스의 회원 항공사 이다. 국내선 12개 도시, 14개 노선, 국제선 22개국 68개 도시 87개 노선 (여객) / 13개국 23개 도시 20개 노선 (화물)을 운항중에 있다.