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CI
CAL
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China Airlines
No 1 Hangzhan South Road
Dayuan Township
Taoyuan 104
TAIWAN

Tel.: +886 3 399 8888
Fax: +886 2 2514 6005
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.china-airlines.com

Type: Scheduled, charter, international, regional, pax, cargo
Owner: China Aviation Development Foundation (39.61%); National development Fund (11.7%); others (49.02%)
Subsidiaries: Mandarin Airlines (93.99%); Yangtze River Express (25%)
Base: Taipei (TPE)
Hubs: Kaohsiung (KHH)
Start of ops: October 1962
Alliances: SkyTeam; Alitalia, China eastern, China Southern, CSA Czech, Delta, EVA Air, Garuda, Japan Airlines, KLM, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, Thai Airways, Vietnam Airlines
China Airlines operates the following aircraft Executives:
  • 22 x Airbus A330-300 (4 planned)
  • 6 x Airbus A340-300
  • Airbus A350-900XWB (14 planned)
  • 10 x Boeing 737-800
  • 34 x Boeing 747-400 (3 parked)
Chairman:
President:
SVP Finance:
SVP Flight ops:
Chia-Juch Chang
Huang-Hsiang Sun
Roger Han
Yu-Chung Hsiung

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China Airlines CAL/Chung Hwa Han Kong/China Air
CI
CAL
Taiwan Taipei-Chiang Kai Shek/Taipei-Sung Shan 1959-
Designated national flag carrier in 1965. Privatized 1992 and became an asset of (public company) China Avn Development Foundation (82%, reduced to 71% by 2002). 16% stake acquisition in 1997 by British AW failed. 10% stake acquired by Singapore AL in 1998, reduced to 5% then returned following dispute. Expected to join SkyTeam alliance in 2004. 36% of CADF shares expected to be sold to local financial institutions in 2004 with IPO planned in 2005. Joined Skyteam alliance (announced 14/9/10, effective 28/9/11).

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