The Czech national carrier CSA Czech Airlines has announced plans to resume long-haul flights with an single leased Airbus A330 from summer 2013. CSA initially plans to operate just one single long-haul route from Prague to Seoul Incheon with two return trips per week. The route is currently served by Korean Air. Further routes are scheduled to follow. In the free time the A330 is planned to be used on the airlines short and medium-haul network.
CSA has operated long-haul flights in the recent years. Due to financial reasons the airline ceased it´s scheduled long-haul flights a few years ago. The remaining Airbus A310 were then used an short period for long-haul charter operations before the last A310 was withdrawn from use in 2010.