China Airlines (CAL)

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CAL

   ICAO/IATA

CAL / CI

Country

Taiwan

Established

1959

Fleet size

79

Average age

11

China Airlines was established in 1959 in Taiwan. China Airlines operates 79 airplanes with average age of 11 years. The newest plane is built in 2017 and the oldest plane is built in 1999.

China Airlines (CAL) is Taiwan's largest airline. It is based at Taoyuan International Airport and has nearly 13,000 regular employees.

In 2013, China Airlines was the 29th and 10th largest in the world in terms of RPK (passenger revenue per kilometer) and freight RPK, respectively. The carrier has 3 airline subsidiaries, including: Mandarin Airlines which operates flights to domestic / low-demand regional destinations; Tigerair Taiwan, a low-cost carrier founded by China Airlines and Tigerair Holdings, wholly owned by China Airlines Group; China Airlines Cargo, member of Skyteam Cargo, operating a fleet of freighter aircraft and managing the cargo-hold capacity of its parent airline.

China Airlines

China Airlines operates more than 1,400 flights per week (including pure cargo flights) to nearly 120 airports in 115 cities on 4 continents - Europe, Asia, North America and Oceania. Japan is the major market of the airline, with more than 180 flights per week from multiple points in Taiwan to a total of 14 Japanese destinations. China Airlines cargo division operates more than 90 pure freighter flights per week. 

TailManufacturerModelAge / BuiltDelivered
Boeing 777-309ER 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-309ER 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-309ER 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-309ER 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-309ER 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-309ER 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-36NER 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-36NER 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-36NER 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 777-36NER 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 12 / 2008 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 10 / 2010 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 9 / 2011 2011-12-14
Airbus A330-302 9 / 2011 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 8 / 2012 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 8 / 2012 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 7 / 2013 0000-00-00
Airbus A330-302 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-809/W 21 / 1999 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-809 20 / 2000 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-809 18 / 2002 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-809/W 21 / 1999 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8Q8 (W) 7 / 2013 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8Q8 (W) 7 / 2013 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8Q8 (W) 7 / 2013 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8MA (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8MA (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8FH (W) 6 / 2014 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8SH (W) 5 / 2015 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8SH (W) 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8AL 4 / 2016 2016-09-09
Boeing 737-8AL 4 / 2016 2016-09-30
Boeing 737-800 4 / 2016 2016-10-20
Boeing 737-8AL (W) 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8AL (W) 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Boeing 737-8AL (W) 3 / 2017 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 20 / 2000 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 19 / 2001 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 19 / 2001 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 19 / 2001 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 18 / 2002 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 18 / 2002 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 18 / 2002 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 17 / 2003 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 16 / 2004 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 15 / 2005 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 14 / 2006 0000-00-00
Boeing 747-409F 13 / 2007 0000-00-00
Airbus A350-941 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Airbus A350-941 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Airbus A350-941 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Airbus A350-941 4 / 2016 0000-00-00
Airbus A350-941 3 / 2017 0000-00-00
Disclaimer for airline CAL data
China Airlines (CAL) information and dates are derived from PlaneMapper database. The data is for informational purposes only and PlaneMapper is not responsible for the accuracy and reliability of airline China Airlines data.