China Civil Aviation
Airlines in China provide warmhearted,
safe and quality service for travelers to China.
The Civil Aviation Administration
of China (CAAC) is a functional department in
charge of the nation's civil aviation
industry, which has opened around 1,216 domestic
lines that cover 146 cities with Beijing in the
center. There are also 290 international airlines
and 43 regional airlines, radiating to 92 cities
in 48 countries. Flying along there lines are
some of the world's finest aircraft,
and all the major airports are equipped with the
world's best available facilities.
Air China is one of the safest air companies in
If you have reserved a seat to continue your flight
in China, or for a return journey on an international
or regional flight, you should reconfirm its reservation
at least 72 hours before departure if you stop
over at the boarding place for longer than 72
hours. Or else the seat shall be automatically
cancelled. No confirmation is necessary if you
stop over at the place for your continued flight
or return flight for less than 72 hours.
The validity period of normal fare tickets, whether
for single, return or circular trips, is one year.
The validity periods of special fare tickets and
discount normal fare tickets are calculated on
the basis of related fares in accordance with
A 50- Yuan airport fee shall be collected from
passengers departing from any domestic airports
in the People's Republic of China.
Passengers holding diplomatic passports, transit
passengers who stop over for less than 24 hours,
and children under the age of 12, are exempt from
the airport fee. Free
The free luggage allowance by weight for every
passenger holding a ticket with full fare or half
fare for an international or regional flight is
40 Kg for a first-class ticket, 30- Kg for a business
class ticket, and 20 Kg for an economy class ticket.
No free luggage allowance is granted to babies
who pay 10 percent of the adult fare.
According to CAAC regulation, 2 pieces is allowed
for a passenger holding a first class ticket;
and 1 piece for a passenger with a business or
an economy-class ticket. The dimensions for each
piece of luggage allowed should not exceed 20*40*55
cm, and the maximum weight shall not exceed 5
Kg. You will have to pay if you bring more luggage
aboard than allowed in terms of piece or weight.
Free baggage allowance may differ according to
different airline companies and different flights.
Please read as clearly as possible the regulation
on free baggage allowance stated on your air ticket,
and consult ticket office clerks about the detailed
Carry-on personal items allowed
on international flights
A purse, a coat, raincoat or blanket for travel
use, an umbrella or waling stick, a small camera,
a small telescope, reading materials, necessary
food for infants, an infant restraint seat, and
assistive devices like folding chairs, crutches,
canes or artificial limbs for individuals with
Alcoholic drinks are not permitted to be carried
on domestic flights in China, but can be packed
in checked baggage. The packing of alcoholic beverage
shall satisfy relevant regulations on civil aviation.
Passengers accompanied by infants may take carry-on
liquid dairy items. After passing the security
check, necessary amount of liquid medicines using
by the diabetics or other patients are allowed
to be carried onboard.