Korean Air / Asiana Airlines Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility:

Tickets on Korean Air or Asiana Airlines, purchased in the United States, traveling between 1/1/2000 and 8/1/2007 and either:

  • Originating in the United States and ending in Korea, or
  • Originating in Korea and ending in the United States
Estimated Amount:

We estimate that the average settlement will be $500 in cash plus $360 in vouchers. Note the administrator for this case has not provided an official estimate, this is just our guesstimate based on the size of the settlement pool and the likely amount of claimants.

Proof of Purchase:

Not required. (May be required in the future)

Claim Form: Korean Air Class Action Claim Form
Case Name: In Re Korean Air Lines Co., Ltd. Antitrust Litigation,
MDL No. 07-01891
Case Summary:

Korean Air Lines and Asiana Airlines were sued for conspiring to fix the prices of flights between the United States and South Korea (Republic of Korea) in violation of Federal Antitrust Laws. The defendants denied the claims, and the case was settled before being decided by the court.

Separately, the defendants were sued by the United State Department of Justice (DoJ), plead guilty and paid a fine.

Settlement Pool: $50,000,000 (cash) plus $36,000,000 (coupons)
Settlement Website: Korean Air Antitrust Settlement
Claim Form Deadline: December 31, 2013 (or later)
Claims Administrator: Korean Air Passenger Antitrust Litigation
P.O. Box 2436
Faribault, MN 55021