Air China Cargo

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Not to be confused with China Cargo Airlines or China Airlines Cargo.
Air China Cargo
中国国际货运航空公司
IATA ICAO Callsign
CA CAO AIRCHINA FREIGHT
Founded 2003
Hubs
Fleet size 17
Destinations 20
Parent company Air China (51%)
Headquarters Beijing, China
Website www.airchinacargo.com
Air China Cargo headquarters

Air China Cargo Co., Ltd. (simplified Chinese: 中国国际货运航空公司; traditional Chinese: 中國國際貨運航空公司; pinyin: Zhōngguó Guójì Huòyùn Hángkōng gōngsī) is a cargo airline with its headquarters in Shunyi District, Beijing, China.[1] It is an all-cargo subsidiary of Air China and operates scheduled freighter services to 20 cities in 10 countries around the world. Its main base is Beijing Capital International Airport.[2]

History[edit]

The airline was established on 12 December 2003 and started operations shortly thereafter. It is owned by Air China (51%), CITIC Pacific (25%) and Beijing Capital International (24%) and has around 4,000 employees (as of March 2013).[2]

In May 2011, Air China and Cathay Pacific have announced the consolidation of their cargo business to the new Air China Cargo.[3]

Destinations[edit]

Air China Cargo serves the following airports as of July 2015:[4]

Fleet[edit]

Air China Cargo Boeing 747-400F
Air China Cargo Boeing 777F at Beijing Capital International Airport

The Air China Cargo fleet consists of the following freighter aircraft (as of September 2015):[7][8]

Air China Cargo Fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Notes
Boeing 747-400BCF 3
Boeing 747-400F 3
Boeing 757-200PF 4 [9] To be transferred from Air China
Boeing 777F 8
Tupolev Tu-204-120F 4
Total 18 4

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