About Air China
Air China is an international airline company and it is flag carrier as well as one of the major airlines of China. Being the largest and most advanced airlines in China, Air China Limited was first set up in year1988 with China National Aviation Company and China Southwest Airlines. The logo of Air China is a red phoenix in the shape of ' VIP'. The Phoenix is said to be a lucky bird in Chinese legendary which will bring good luck and brightness to the land it flies to. It is recognized as the most valuable airlines brand in China, It is the only one airline in China that is allowed to carry a national flag on the plane. In addition, Air China is responsible of providing best and luxurious services for foreign visits of Chinese national leaders and special planes for important foreign guests. It is headquartered in Beijing and has seven branches, two bases and several subordinate factories in China. In August, 2004, it was appointed to be the only one airline partner of 2008 Beijing Olympics. By the end of December, 2005, Air China has owned 176 Boeing and Air Bus-styled planes which reach 22 countries and regions in the world, including 36 foreign cities and 70 domestic cities with 4,160 scheduled flights every week.
Air China Services
The special services provided by it are cargo service, Unaccompanied Children, Phones on the Plane, and Seating option.
Cargo Services : cargo planes make your goods arrive at the destination timely and safely. The company is sufficiently able of taking your cargo to the destination universally.
Unaccompanied Children : It is a new kind of service which permits children to travel without accompanies. Child between ages of 5 years to 12 years can choose this service which greatly relieves worries and burdens of their parents. In every holiday a large member of children benefit from this service.
Seating options : Air China offers three types of seating options to passengers. These are as follows: Economy Class, Business Class and First Class.
Economy Class : The distance between seats of Economy class is 34 inches. Seats on some flights have seat back screens, and seats on the A330 aircraft have AVOD entertainment facilities. Audio channels are available on all seats of Air China.
There is a distance of 42 inches between seats of business class. Working tables, personal lights, power points and personal entertainment screens are available on all business class seats. The food supplied to this class will vary according to your flight but a typical long-haul flight will include a main meal with a choice of Oriental and Western cuisine, snacks, and a light meal.
The distance between seats of first class is about 62 inches. All features which are available on business class seats are also available on for first class seats. Space and privacy is some extra feature added to it. The seats can swivel to face each other for ‘work mode’ and recline for ‘sleep mode’. First Class passengers are also offered a selection of movies, and an AVOD system is available on the A330, A340 and B747 aircraft.
These are some special features of Air China which are available for passengers.