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2011-08-11 04:00:00

QINGDAO, China, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Shandong Airlines, (Jinan), announced today the launch of its UATP-based corporate travel program, offering corporations Shandong Airline's UATP accounts for corporate travel spend.

2011-08-10 18:00:00

HONG KONG, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Cathay Pacific Airways today announced the Hong Kong-based carrier has ordered eight Boeing 777 Freighters and four 777-300ER (extended range) airplanes. The order is valued at $3.3 billion at list prices.

2011-08-02 21:50:00

BEIJING, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Frequent Flyer Program cooperation between the two carriers began July 26th, 2011.

2011-07-22 01:17:00

BEIJING, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On July 21, the first brand-new B777-300ER of Air China, which is also the first one in mainland China, arrived in Beijing. The new aircraft fully embodies the customized design Air China followed to provide excellent travel experience for its passengers.

2011-07-22 01:05:00

BEIJING, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- With the online sales growth on the Air China international websites, it is very important to optimize the passenger booking process and provide a more convenient ticketing experience.

2011-07-21 23:28:00

BEIJING, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Online check-in is now available on Air China's Spanish sub-website www.airchina.es which supports both English and Spanish. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080625/CNW017LOGO ) Passengers can check in by themselves after 15:00 (local time) onto the Air China flight of the next day which departs from Madrid, and online self check-in is closed three hours before flight departure.

2011-07-21 10:21:00

EVERETT, Wash., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) this week delivered the first 777-300ER (extended range) to Air China, the flag carrier of the People's Republic of China. The new airplane is the first of 19 777-300ERs Air China has on order with Boeing.

2011-07-14 11:22:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and its oneworld® alliance partner, Cathay Pacific, have expanded their codeshare relationship to include Cathay Pacific's new daily service between Chicago O'Hare International Airport and Hong Kong International Airport, as well as Cathay's existing daily service between Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City.

2011-07-11 02:54:00

BEIJING, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- First/Business Class passengers or PhoenixMiles Platinum and Gold members flying from Vancouver, European cities and Australia to Beijing on flights operated by Air China qualify for access to our around-the-clock arrival lounges at T3 of Beijing, and can stay there for a good rest for up to 3 hours.

2011-06-29 23:08:00

BEIJING, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The French version of the online check-in feature of the carrier's sub-website for France www.airchina.fr was offered on June 27, making it easier for passengers departing from Charles de Gaule airport, Paris, to check in online from 28 hours to 3 hours before flight departure.

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