Air China

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Air China
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IATA ICAO Callsign
Commenced operations1 July 1988
Secondary hubs
Focus cities
Frequent-flyer programPhoenixMiles
AllianceStar Alliance
Fleet size412
Company sloganLand Your Dream (Chinese: 伴梦想着陆)[1]
Parent companyAir China Group (53.46%)
Traded as
HeadquartersBeijing Tianzhu Airport Industrial Zone
Shunyi District, Beijing, China
Key people
  • Cai Jianjiang (President and CEO)
  • Song Zhiyong (Chairman)
Employees50,000 (April 2016)
Air China Limited
Simplified Chinese中国国际航空股份有限公司
Traditional Chinese中國國際航空股份有限公司
Literal meaningChina International Airlines, Company Limited by Shares
Alternative Chinese name
Simplified Chinese中国国际航空公司
Traditional Chinese中國國際航空公司
Literal meaningChina International Airlines Company
Air China
Simplified Chinese国航
Traditional Chinese國航
Literal meaningNational Airline

Air China Limited (simplified Chinese: 中国国际航空公司; traditional Chinese: 中國國際航空公司; literally: "China International Airlines Company", colloquially known as 国航/國航, is the flag carrier of the People's Republic of China, based in Shunyi District, Beijing.[2] Air China's flight operations are in Beijing Capital International Airport.

References[change | change source]

  1. "国航发布全新品牌形象:伴梦想着陆". Air China. Retrieved 2018-04-15.
  2. Air Crash Investigations: Deadly Mistakes The Crash of Air China Flight 129, ed. George Cramoisi (Raleigh,NC: Lulu Press, Inc., 2012), p. 307