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Air Koryo Flight Updates - Exclusive Shanghai Departures & New Domestic Flights

Air Koryo Flight Updates - Exclusive Shanghai Departures & New Domestic Flights
March 8, 2015

Air Koryo check in counter Terminal 2 BCIA at Beijing

**UPDATES TO AIR KORYO FLIGHT SCHEDULE ON BEIJING - PYONGYANG ROUTE**

Air Koryo will not operate Monday and Friday flights out of and to Beijing during the winter season. Monday and Friday flights from Beijing will operate on the following revised schedule:

Friday flights from and to Beijing will operate from July to October.
Monday flights from Beijing will operate from April to October.

Air China will continue to operate on Mondays and Fridays from Beijing to Pyongyang.

Other routes remain unaffected. Air Koryo’s Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday flights (Beijing - Pyongyang) operate without interruption all year-round.

**AIR KORYO NEW DIRECT ROUTES FROM SHANGHAI PUDONG TO PYONGYANG FNJ**

Starting April 2015, Air Koryo will fly direct from Shanghai to Pyongyang on seasonal charter flights. Uri Tours can offer exclusive flights on this route. See our Classic 3N DPRK Weekend Tour with departure Friday to Sunday from Pudong. Book now to travel on this limited edition flight. 

Shanghai flight schedule:

Pudong (PVG) to Pyongyang (FNJ) JS 552: departure every Friday and Monday at 00:30, arrival at 03:20
Pyongyang (FNJ) to Pudong (PVG) JS 551: departure every Thursday and Sunday at 21:40, arrival at 23:30

These flights can be mixed with Beijing departures or returns.

**2015 DOMESTIC FLIGHT ADDITIONS TO PAEKDU AND CHILBO MOUNTAINS, CHONGJIN**

Now, you can travel by domestic flight to some of our favorite Northeastern destinations: Chongjin, Chilbo, Paekdu and Hoeryong. Inquire about group and private tours to these destinations. 

During the summer, visitors can take a day trip to the Paekdu mountains every Wednesday. Hike to Lake Chon, the deepest crater lake in the world, see the Secret Camp of Mount Paekdu and then return to Pyongyang for dinner in the city.

Domestic flight schedule:

Pyongyang to Chongjin (Orang airport): JS4151 Tuesday 930 1050
Chongjin to Pyongyang: JS5142 Fri 1330 1450

Pyongyang to Paekdu (Samjiyon airport): JS3101 Wed 930 1100
Paekdu to Pyongyang: JS3102 Wed 1830 2000 (subject to cancellations depending on volume)

Pyongyang to Hamhung (Sondok airport): JS5141 Fri 930 1015
Hamhung to Pyongyang: JS4152 Tuesday 1440 1525

Chongjin to Hamhung (Sondok airport): JS4152 Tuesday 1300 1400
Hamhung to Chongjin: JS5141 Fri 1100 1200


Final note: the NEW Sunan International Airport will be completed by April and open for business on April 15!

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