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 Flight Schedule
Air China was established on July 1st, 1988 because of a split within the operating division of CAAC (Civil Aviation Administration of China). Just after CAAC was restructured in 1987, Air China, which was one of the six divisions, was given the responsibility for intercontinental flights and it took over CAAC's long haul routes and aircrafts. Air China was given autonomy on July 1st, 1988. In all these years, Air China has grown by leaps and bounds, and has evolved to be one of the best airlines in China, for both domestic and international air-travel. Air China got listed on London and Hong Kong Stock Exchange on December 15th, 2004. On August 18th, 2006, the airline got itself listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange. On December 12th, 2007, it formally joined the Star Alliance, which is the largest airline alliance in world. On December 23rd, 2010, Air China started offering combo tickets, which included domestic flight tickets and shuttle bus service to nearby cities. The attempt was the first-ever made by any Chinese airline.
Air China Flight Status
In keeping with their commitment to timeliness, Air China informs its travellers regarding any cha...nges in flight timing via SMS to provide a seamless and pleasant experience to all their passengers. Travellers can also check the flight status of their Air China flights on MakeMyTrip. Travelers can check their Air China Airline flight schedule here.
As of March 2011, the Air China fleet comprises of 263 aircrafts, with an average age of 7.4 years. The competent and modern fleet of Air China includes 33 Airbus A319-100, 14 Airbus A320-200, 28 Airbus A321-200, 16 Airbus A330-200, 5 Airbus A330-300, 6 Airbus A340-300, 27 Boeing 737-300, 20 Boeing 737-700, 77 Boeing 737-800, 4 Boeing 747-400, 5 Boeing 747-400M, 10 Boeing 757-200, 3 Boeing 767-300, 1 Boeing 767-300ER, and 10 Boeing 777-200 aircrafts.