All posts tagged "Cho Hyun-ah"

  • (Yonhap file)
    US court dismisses ‘nut-rage’ lawsuit

    By Jhoo Dong-chan A New York court has dismissed a suit filed by “nut rage” incident victim Park Chang-jin against former Korean Air heiress and Executive Vice President Heather Cho (Korean name – Cho Hyun-ah), sources said Friday....

    • Posted January 15, 2016
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  • Korean Air's ex-vice president Heather Cho (Korea Times file)
    ‘Nut rage’ case continues in New York Queens court

    A New York Queens county court heard oral arguments Tuesday for the continuing case between former Korean Air Vice President Cho Hyun-ah and flight attendant Kim Do-hee regarding the “nut rage” incident last year. In March, Kim...

    • Posted November 27, 2015
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  • Korean Air's ex-vice president Heather Cho (Korea Times file)
    Korean Air heiress faces second ‘nut rage’ case suit in US

    SEOUL, July 24 (Yonhap) — The heiress of Korean Air Lines Co. has been sued in a New York court by an employee involved in last year’s “nut rage” incident, industry sources said Friday, marking the second...

    • Posted July 24, 2015
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    Steward from ‘nut rage’ case gets industrial accident compensation

    SEOUL, July 8 (Yonhap) — The senior cabin crew member with Korean Air Lines Co. involved in the “nut rage” case was recognized as an industrial accident victim on Tuesday. The Korea Workers’ Compensation and Welfare Service...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Cho Hyun-ah, a former vice president of Korean Air Lines, leaves the Seoul High Court for her house on May 22, after the court sentenced her to 10 months in prison, suspended for two years. A lower court delivered a one-year sentence in December, convicting her of changing the flight route, which caused a safety risk, as she forced the chief steward off a taxiing flight because she was served nuts in an unopened bag instead of on a plate. (Yonhap)
    S. Korea court suspends nut rage executive’s prison term

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean court Friday suspended the prison term of the former Korean Air executive whose onboard “nut rage” tantrum delayed a flight last year, immediately ending her incarceration. Cho Hyun-ah, who...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • Cho Hyun-ah
Former Korean Air Vice President
    Korean Air flight attendant sues ‘Nut Rage’ ex-VP in US

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A flight attendant who says she was living her dream by working for Korean Air is now suing the airline and its infamous nut rage executive, claiming the bizarre onboard tantrum ruined...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Cho Hyun-ah, the eldest daughter of Korean Air Chairman Cho Yang-ho and former vice president of the airline company, appears at Aviation and Railway Accident Investigation Board in western Seoul on Dec. 12, 2014, to be questioned for ordering a crew member to leave a plane over an alleged breach of snack-serving protocol. (Yonhap)
    Prosecution seeks 3-year jail term for Korean Air heiress

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — Prosecutors sought a three-year prison term Monday for a former vice president of South Korea’s top airline, Korean Air Lines Co., charged with obstructing aviation safety after she ordered a crew member to deplane...

    • Posted February 2, 2015
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