Air China in a nutshell

Air China

Air China is the official national carrier of China and one of its largest airlines.

It has its main base at Beijing Capital PEK Airport and equally important hubs at Shanghai PVG and Chengdu CTU.

Air China is one of only two airlines that are allowed to and do fly to North Korea.

Travelers often confuse the airline with Taiwan's China Airlines.

Air China
IATA code
Star Alliance
Country of origin
01. 07. 1988

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