China Airlines facts for kids
|Founded||16 December 1959|
|Frequent-flyer program||Dynasty Flyer|
|Airport lounge||Dynasty Lounge|
|Subsidiaries||Mandarin Airlines (93.99%) Tigerair Taiwan (80%)|
|Company slogan||Journey with a caring smile|
|Parent company||China Airlines Group|
|Headquarters||CAL Park, Dayuan, Taoyuan, Taiwan|
|Revenue||NTD132.609 billion (2012)|
|Net income||NTD 0.343 billion (2012)|
China Airlines is the largest airline in Taiwan, and is the flag carrier of the Republic of China. It takes passenger and cargo to over 90 cities world-wide. Its main base or hub is at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport. Mandarin Airlines, a sister airline and wholly-owned subsidiary of China Airlines, flies places in China and Asia.
China Airlines was started in 1959 as a company fully owned by the Republic of China Government. It had two PBY Amphibians when it just started.
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