China Airlines

Full Service Carrier
Fleet size
Passengers per year

China Airlines is the flag carrier of Taiwan and operates flights to destinations in Asia, Oceania, Europe, and North America.


The airline is owned by China Airlines Group and it has two subsidiaries: the domestic airline Mandarin Airlines and the low-cost airline Tigerair Taiwan. In 2010, the airline joined the SkyTeam alliance. China airlines has about 13,000 employees.

Parent company
China Airlines Group
Frequent Flyer Program
Dynasty Flyer


China Airlines was founded in 1959 by the Taiwanese government and started operating in that same year.


Every Economy Class passenger is allowed to bring 1 piece of cabin luggage with a maximum weight of 7 kg with them on board. In addition, Economy Class passengers can bring checked baggage with a maximum weight of 30 kg while Premium Economy passengers can bring 35 kg of checked baggage. In Business Class, passengers can bring 2 pieces of cabin luggage and 40 kg of checked luggage. For flights to the United States, the baggage allowance may differ. Please consult website China Airlines for more information.

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In-flight Wi-Fi

China Airlines offers in-flight Wi-Fi on selected aircraft. Please consult website China Airlines for more information.


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