Originally Posted by etothen
This may only apply in South Korea and may actually have more to do with airfield readiness for military operations than punishing people for crashing. May, I have nothing to support that. That said if I shared a boarder with North Korea and had been in a legal state of war for more than 50 years I might be paranoid about civilian aircraft screwing up runway facilities, even accidentally. Just a thought.
Maybe. I can't say for sure, but they don't even allow people to own airplanes(as far as I know and that's why they send people over here for experience). Pretty strict law over there.