JKSAS Journal of the Korean Society for
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Editorial Policy

Principles of Transparency and Best Practice

The URL address of journal web site is http://eng.jksas.or.kr/.

Name of Journal
The official journal title is Journal of the Korean Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences (hereinafter "JKSAS").
Abbreviated title is J. Korean Soc. Aeronaut. Space Sci.

Peer Review Process
When a paper manuscript is received by KSAS, the editors of JKSAS shall select an editor whose specialties befit of the paper most after the plagiarism-checking process. The selected editor will initiate the manuscript-review process, by appointing more than 2 reviewers. Any person in the same interest group with the manuscript author shall be excluded during the reviewer selection process.

Please see our Review Policy page.

Journal Ownership and Management
(1) Information about the ownership:
JKSAS is owned by the publisher, The Korean Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences.

(2) Management team of JKSAS
- Editor-in-Chief : Jon Ahn (Sejong University, Korea)
- Executive Editor : Jae-Sung Bae (Korea Aerospace University, Korea)
- Administrative Manager: Jae Young Nam (KSAS, Korea)

Governing Body
JKSAS is governed by the editorial board. The full names and affiliations of the editors are shown in the Editorial Board page.

Editorial Team and Contact Information
(1) Information on Editorial Team is available on Editorial Board page.
(2) Editorial and Publishing Office : Jaeyoung Nam
Tel: (+82)2-552-4795, Email: jass@ksass.or.kr

Copyright and Licensing
Upon acceptance of a journal article, authors will be asked to complete and sign the 'Author's copyright transfer' form (see here).
All copyrights belong to the Korean Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences. Copyright information is indicated on all published articles.

Author Fees
The author should pay the publishing fee as specified for the paper being published in the Journal of KSAS. In addition, for any paper manuscript exceeding the regulated pages or of the research performed with assistance funding, the author should pay the publishing fee for the exceeded pages in addition to the publishing fee as specified. The publishing fee includes the review process costs.

Research with no assistance Research with assistance
1 page ~ 8 pages: 180,000 Won/Basic Fee
9 pages~12 pages: 30,000 Won/per page
Over 13 pages: 40,000 Won/ per page
1 page ~ 8 pages: 230,000 Won/ Basic Fee
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Process for the Identification of and Dealing With Allegations of Research Misconduct
When the journal faces suspected cases of research and publication misconduct such as Fabrication, Falsification, Plagiarism, Duplicate publication, and Misrepresentation of authorship, the discussion and decision on the suspected cases are carried out by the Editorial Board based on the Code of Research Ethics of the Korean Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences.

Publication Ethics
Please see our Journal Ethics page.

Publishing Schedule
JKSAS is published monthly. It is published on the first day of every month. It is published on the first day of every month.

JKSAS is a free access journal.

JKSAS is accessible without barrier from Korea Citation Index or National Library of Korea even in case that the journal would be no longer published.
Authors' Self Archiving : GREEN (permits only pre-print and post-print(accepted manuscript) archiving by authors)

Revenue Sources
Revenue sources of JKSAS are from the support of the journal publisher (The Korean Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences) and the grant from Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST) funded by the government of the Republic of Korea. In addition, article publication fee charged to authors is a source of income which is utilized in maintaining the printing cost. A small revenue comes from advertising.

JKSAS accepts advertisement and sponsorship which appear in the printed copies of the journal. Any individual and organization who are interested in advertising are encouraged to contact the editorial office. The acceptance of advertisement will be discussed by the editorial board and will be ultimately approved by the publisher. The publisher reserves the right to decline or cancel any advertisement at any time.

(1) Advertisement fee
1 time over 2 times
inside back cover ₩ 400,000 ₩ 350,000 per time
1 page ₩ 400,000 ₩ 350,000 per time
over 2 pages ₩ 350,000 ₩ 330,000 per time

(2) Disclaimer
Liability : Neither the publisher nor the editors will be legally liable for advertisements presented in the journal.
Endorsement : The publisher and the editors do not endorse any product or service that are advertised.
Disclaimer : Neither the publisher nor the authors will be legally liable for any content of advertisements.

Direct Marketing
Journal propagation has been done through the journal web site and distribution of an introduction pamphlet. Invitations to submit a manuscript are usually focused on the presenters at conferences, seminars, or workshops if the topic is related to the journal's aims and scope.