Korean Air is sponsoring a planned aerospace museum in Los Angeles. The flag carrier said Wednesday that it will donate $25 million to the California Science Center, which is building the museum, and will also donate a retired Boeing 747.

Korean Air chairman Cho Won-tae (left) poses with Jefferry Rudolph, the president of the California Science Center, in Los Angeles, California on Thursday. /News1

The Samuel Oschin Air and Space Center will have three exhibition galleries for aviation, astronomy and space shuttles, and the aviation gallery will be named after Korean Air.

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