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China Airlines Fleet Details and History

China Airlines
China Airlines
IATA
CI
ICAO
CAL
Callsign
DYNASTY
Airline Full Name China Airlines Ltd.
Country Taiwan
Airline Founded 16. Dec 1959
Main Hub / Base Taipei - Taoyuan International Airport (TPE / RCTP)
Secondary Hub(s) Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH)
Kaohsiung - International (KHH / RCKH)
Bangkok - Suvarnabhumi (BKK / VTBS)
Fleet Size 80 Aircraft (+ 2 On Order/Planned)
Average Fleet Age * 10.2 Years
Official Website http://www.china-airlines.com
Fleet Matrix
Fleet List
Aviation Photos of China Airlines
* Please note that the average fleet age is based on our own calculations and may differ from actual figures! Only supported aircraft types that are active with this airline are included in the calculations.
Please refer to the current fleet list to see each aircraft's individual age.
Data last updated on Jun 27, 2014
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Fleet Matrix

Aircraft Type Current Future Historic Total
Active Stored On Order Due To other Operator Stored Scrapped Written-Off
Airbus A300 13 6 2 21
Airbus A300-600 12 2 14
Airbus A300B4 1 6 7
Airbus A320 2 2
Airbus A320-200 2 2
Airbus A330 24 1 2 27
Airbus A330-300 24 1 2 27
Airbus A340 6 1 7
Airbus A340-300 6 1 7
Boeing 737 16 14 3 33
Boeing 737-200 5 2 7
Boeing 737-400 6 6
Boeing 737-800 16 3 1 20
Boeing 747 31 3 21 1 3 59
Boeing 747-100 2 2
Boeing 747-200 8 1 2 11
Boeing 747-400 31 3 7 1 42
Boeing 747SP 4 4
Boeing 767 2 2
Boeing 767-200 2 2
Boeing 777 1 1
Boeing 777-300 1 1
McDonnell-Douglas MD-11 4 1 5
McDonnell-Douglas MD-11 4 1 5
Total 77 3 2 0 59 0 7 9 157
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Fleet List - Current

Config
Prev. Reg
Remark
Age
B-18051 41821 1227 Boeing 777-36N(ER) C40W62Y256 (On Order) lsf GECAS
B-18201 28709 1114 Boeing 747-409 C70Y319 29. May 1997 17.2 Years
B-18202 28710 1132 Boeing 747-409 C70Y319 22. Oct 1997 16.8 Years
B-18203 28711 1136 Boeing 747-409 C70Y319 05. Dec 1997 Jimmy cs 16.7 Years
B-18205 28712 1137 Boeing 747-409 C70Y319 18. Dec 1997 16.7 Years
B-18206 29030 1145 Boeing 747-409 F12C49Y319 25. Feb 1998 SkyTeam cs 16.5 Years
B-18207 29219 1176 Boeing 747-409 F12C49Y319 28. Sep 1998 15.9 Years
B-18208 29031 1186 Boeing 747-409 F12C49Y314 20. Nov 1998 15.7 Years
B-18210 33734 1353 Boeing 747-409 F12C49Y314 07. Dec 2004 9.7 Years
B-18211 33735 1354 Boeing 747-409 F12C49Y314 20. Dec 2004 9.6 Years
B-18212 33736 1357 Boeing 747-409 F12C49Y314 24. Mar 2005 9.4 Years
B-18215 33737 1358 Boeing 747-409 F12C49Y314 26. Apr 2005 9.3 Years
B-18251 27965 1063 Boeing 747-409 C70Y319 29. Jun 2000 B-16801 19.2 Years
B-18301 602 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 29. Jun 2004 F-WWYM 10.2 Years
B-18302 607 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 08. Jul 2004 F-WWYY 10.1 Years
B-18303 641 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 10. Dec 2004 F-WWYS 9.7 Years
B-18305 671 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 16. Jun 2005 F-WWKN 9.3 Years
B-18306 675 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 08. Jul 2005 F-WWYU 9.2 Years
B-18307 691 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 21. Sep 2005 F-WWYL 9 Years
B-18308 699 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 20. Oct 2005 F-WWKA 8.9 Years
B-18309 707 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 08. Dec 2005 F-WWKI 8.8 Years
B-18310 714 Airbus A330-302 C30Y277 20. Jan 2006 F-WWYV 8.7 Years
B-18311 752 Airbus A330-302 C30Y277 20. Jun 2006 F-WWKZ SkyTeam cs 8.3 Years
B-18312 769 Airbus A330-302 C30Y277 24. Jul 2006 F-WWYS 8.1 Years
B-18315 823 Airbus A330-302 C30Y277 23. Mar 2007 F-WWKS 7.5 Years
B-18316 838 Airbus A330-302 C30Y277 16. May 2007 F-WWYM 7.3 Years
B-18317 861 Airbus A330-302 C30Y277 01. Oct 2007 F-WWYA 6.9 Years
B-18351 725 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 10. Feb 2006 F-WWKO lsf ILFC 8.6 Years
B-18352 805 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 08. Feb 2007 F-WWYG lsf ILFC 7.6 Years
B-18353 920 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 02. May 2008 F-WWYU lsf ILFC 6.4 Years
B-18355 1177 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 19. Nov 2010 F-WWYI lsf Guggenheim Aviation Partners, Welcome to Taiwan cs 3.7 Years
B-18356 1272 Airbus A330-302 C36Y277 14. Dec 2011 F-WWKD lsf Guggenheim Aviation Partners 2.7 Years
B-18357 1278 Airbus A330-302 19. Jan 2012 F-WWYK lsf Guggenheim Aviation Partners 2.6 Years
B-18358 1346 Airbus A330-302 15. Oct 2012 F-WWCL lsf GECAS, MASALU! TAIWAN cs 1.9 Years
B-18359 1367 Airbus A330-302 06. Dec 2012 F-WWKP lsf GECAS 1.7 Years
B-18360 1450 Airbus A330-302 02. Dec 2013 F-WWYA lsf GECAS 0.9 Years
B-18361 1539 Airbus A330-302 27. Jun 2014 F-WWCP lsf GECAS, Cloud Gate Dance Theatre cs 0.2 Years
B-18601 28402 113 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 15. Apr 2001
(26. Oct 1998)
N1787B 15.9 Years
B-18605 28404 130 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 13. Nov 1998 N1784B 15.8 Years
B-18606 28405 132 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 30. Nov 1998 N1786B 15.8 Years
B-18607 29104 139 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 01. Dec 1998 15.8 Years
B-18608 28406 141 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 02. Dec 1998 N1786B 15.8 Years
B-18609 28407 161 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 18. Dec 1998 N1786B 15.7 Years
B-18610 29105 295 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 23. Jun 1999 N1786B 15.2 Years
B-18612 30173 695 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 30. Oct 2000 N1785B 13.8 Years
B-18615 30174 1175 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 26. Jul 2002 N6067E 12.1 Years
B-18617 29106 302 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 05. Apr 2006
(25. Jun 1999)
B-18611 15.2 Years
B-18651 41786 4417 Boeing 737-8Q8(WL) C8Y150 16. Apr 2013 lsf ILFC 1.3 Years
B-18652 41787 4455 Boeing 737-8Q8(WL) C8Y150 16. May 2013 lsf ILFC 1.3 Years
B-18653 41788 4510 Boeing 737-8Q8(WL) C8Y150 28. Jun 2013 lsf ILFC 1.1 Years
B-18655 40945 4830 Boeing 737-8MA(WL) 20. Mar 2014 lsf Avolon Aerospace 0.4 Years
B-18656 40946 4916 Boeing 737-8MA(WL) 22. May 2014 lsf Avolon Aerospace 0.2 Years
B-18657 39943 4944 Boeing 737-8FH(WL) 12. Jun 2014 lsf SMBC 0.2 Years
B-18701 30759 1249 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 06. Jul 2000 14.1 Years
B-18702 30760 1252 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 28. Jul 2000 [Stored] 14 Years
B-18703 30761 1254 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 26. Jul 2012
(29. Aug 2000)
N744CL [Stored] 14 Years
B-18705 30762 1263 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 07. Dec 2011
(09. Feb 2001)
N705CL [Stored] 13.5 Years
B-18706 30763 1267 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 02. Mar 2001 13.5 Years
B-18707 30764 1269 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 11. Apr 2001 13.4 Years
B-18708 30765 1288 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 16. Nov 2001 12.7 Years
B-18709 30766 1294 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 04. Feb 2002 12.6 Years
B-18710 30767 1300 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 15. Mar 2002 12.4 Years
B-18711 30768 1314 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 24. Sep 2002 11.9 Years
B-18712 33729 1332 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 22. Jul 2003 11.1 Years
B-18715 33731 1334 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 29. Aug 2003 10.9 Years
B-18716 33732 1339 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 12. Dec 2003 10.7 Years
B-18717 30769 1346 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 14. May 2004 10.2 Years
B-18718 30770 1348 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 18. Jun 2004 10.2 Years
B-18719 33739 1355 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 18. Jan 2005 9.6 Years
B-18720 33733 1359 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 12. May 2005 9.2 Years
B-18721 33738 1362 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 05. Aug 2005 9 Years
B-18722 34265 1372 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 29. Jun 2006 8.1 Years
B-18723 34266 1379 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 25. Oct 2006 7.8 Years
B-18725 30771 1385 Boeing 747-409F Cargo 20. Apr 2007 7.3 Years
B-18801 402 Airbus A340-313 C30Y246 26. Apr 2001 F-WWJG 13.3 Years
B-18802 406 Airbus A340-313 C30Y246 08. Jun 2001 F-WWJK 13.2 Years
B-18803 411 Airbus A340-313 C30Y246 28. Jun 2001 F-WWJL 13.1 Years
B-18805 415 Airbus A340-313 C30Y246 20. Jul 2001 F-WWJO 13.1 Years
B-18806 433 Airbus A340-313 C30Y246 31. Oct 2001 F-WWJS 12.8 Years
B-18807 541 Airbus A340-313 C30Y246 11. Jul 2003 F-WWJK 11.2 Years
N168CL 29906 1219 Boeing 747-409 C70Y319 20. Dec 2006
(25. Jun 1999)
B-18209 15.2 Years
Config
Became
Exit Date
Remark
3B-RGY 376 Airbus A320-231 21. Nov 1994 G-MEDB British Mediterranean Airways 08. Apr 1997
3B-RGZ 386 Airbus A320-231 25. Nov 1994 3B-RGZ Region Air 20. Dec 1996
3B-SMC 24063 736 Boeing 747-412 01. Jun 1994 9V-SMC Singapore Airlines 31. May 1997 lsf Singapore Airlines
B-150 48468 518 McDonnell Douglas MD-11 03. Mar 1999
(07. Nov 1992)
Written Off
B-151 48469 519 McDonnell Douglas MD-11 13. Nov 1992 B-151 Mandarin Airlines 14. Nov 1995 [Stored]
B-165 24313 977 Boeing 747-409 08. Jun 1993 Written Off
B-16805 30636 768 Boeing 737-809 Y168 01. Oct 2003 N330LF ILFC 15. Apr 2009 lsf Mandarin Airlines
B-180 23795 1319 Boeing 737-209(A) 19. Dec 1986 Written Off crashed 26.10.89 near HUN 54(54) into mountain after take-off
B-1810 179 Airbus A300B4-220 05. Jul 1985 Scrapped
B-1812 171 Airbus A300B4-220 04. Jun 1987 Scrapped
B-1814 578 Airbus A300B4-622R C20Y245 14. Dec 1990 Written Off
B-18151 48470 546 McDonnell Douglas MD-11 02. Apr 1999
(30. Jun 1993)
N579FE Federal Express (FedEx) 30. Jul 2001 [Stored]
B-18152 48471 558 McDonnell Douglas MD-11 13. Nov 1998
(11. Dec 1993)
N580FE Federal Express (FedEx) 30. Jul 2001
B-1816 580 Airbus A300B4-622R C20Y245 02. Feb 1991 Written Off
B-182 23796 1420 Boeing 737-209(A) 30. Jul 1987 9M-PMZ Transmile Air Services 15. Jan 1997
B-18252 21300 304 Boeing 747SP-09 Mar 1999
(06. Apr 1977)
P4-GFC Air Gulf Falcon 29. Nov 1999 [Stored] ret
B-18253 22298 445 Boeing 747SP-09 07. Mar 1999
(30. Apr 1980)
P4-GFD Air Gulf Falcon 29. Nov 1999 [Stored]
B-18255 21843 386 Boeing 747-209B Jan 1999
(31. Jul 1979)
Written Off crashed 25.05.02 near Penghu 225(i) into the sea 20 minutes after take-off, rr
B-18271 24309 766 Boeing 747-409 18. Dec 1999
(08. Feb 1990)
N249BA Boeing Aircraft Holding Company 17. May 2005
B-18272 24310 778 Boeing 747-409 Nov 1999
(27. Mar 1990)
N780BA Boeing Aircraft Holding Company 17. Dec 2004
B-18273 24311 869 Boeing 747-409 F18C93Y300 Nov 1999
(14. Aug 1991)
N481AT Avion Aircraft Trading (AAT) 08. May 2008 [Stored]
B-18275 24312 954 Boeing 747-409 F18C93Y300 Nov 1999
(11. Jan 1993)
N482AT Avion Aircraft Trading (AAT) 28. May 2008 [Stored]
B-1836 22681 18 Boeing 767-209 27. Jun 1983 ZK-NBF Air New Zealand 27. Dec 1989 [Stored]
B-1838 22682 60 Boeing 767-209 27. Jun 1983 ZK-NBH Air New Zealand 01. Dec 1989 [Stored]
B-18391 1206 Airbus A330-343 C48Y265 16. Mar 2011 G-VLUV Virgin Atlantic Airways 30. Nov 2012 lsf Virgin Atlantic Airways
B-18392 1215 Airbus A330-343 C48Y265 11. Apr 2011 G-VGEM Virgin Atlantic Airways 30. Oct 2012 lsf Virgin Atlantic Airways
B-18501 767 Airbus A300B4-622R C20Y245 10. Dec 1996 TF-ELE Air Atlanta Icelandic 26. Oct 2006 [Stored]
B-18502 775 Airbus A300B4-622R 08. Dec 1997 TF-ELC Air Atlanta Icelandic 29. Mar 2006
B-18503 788 Airbus A300B4-622R C20Y245 11. Sep 1998 TF-ELA Air Atlanta Icelandic 12. Apr 2007 [Stored]
B-18551 666 Airbus A300B4-622R 09. Feb 2000
(10. Dec 1992)
TF-ELB Air Atlanta Icelandic 16. Dec 2005 rr
B-18571 529 Airbus A300B4-622R C20Y245 08. May 1999
(02. Oct 1989)
EI-DJN Aer Lucht Ltd. 06. Apr 2005 [Stored]
B-18572 533 Airbus A300B4-622R 04. Feb 2000
(17. Nov 1989)
EI-DMO Aer Lucht Ltd. 07. Dec 2005 rr
B-18573 536 Airbus A300B4-622R 04. Feb 2000
(15. Dec 1989)
TF-ELD Air Atlanta Icelandic 22. Jul 2006 rr
B-18575 559 Airbus A300B4-622R 31. Jul 1998 ST-ASE Sudan Airways Dec 2004
B-18576 743 Airbus A300B4-622R C20Y245 27. Sep 2002
(13. Jan 1995)
N221LF ILFC 16. May 2006 [Stored] lsf ILFC
B-18577 677 Airbus A300B4-622R C20Y245 27. Sep 2002
(18. Jun 1997)
PK-KDP Air Paradise International 01. Aug 2005 [Stored] lsf ILFC
B-18578 625 Airbus A300B4-622R 25. Sep 2002
(07. Aug 1996)
F-HDDD Eagle Aviation France 13. Apr 2006 rr
B-18579 555 Airbus A300B4-622R 24. Sep 2002
(Mar 1998)
F-HEEE Eagle Aviation France 13. Apr 2006 [Stored] lsf ILFC
B-18581 193 Airbus A300B4-220 Oct 1999
(22. Jun 1982)
N102EV EAS 12. Apr 2005 rr
B-18582 197 Airbus A300B4-220 Oct 1999
(23. Jul 1982)
Scrapped
B-18583 221 Airbus A300B4-220 Oct 1999
(21. Dec 1982)
Scrapped
B-18585 232 Airbus A300B4-220 Aug 1999
(27. Jul 1983)
Scrapped
B-1860 19898 94 Boeing 747-132 Sep 1976
(16. May 1975)
EI-BOS Guinness Peat Aviation (GPA) 06. Apr 1984 [Stored] bt
B-18602 28403 117 Boeing 737-809 29. Oct 1998 B-18602 Mandarin Airlines 20. Jul 2000
B-18603 29103 129 Boeing 737-809 12. Nov 1998 TC-APZ Pegasus 17. Apr 2001
B-18616 30175 1182 Boeing 737-809(WL) C8Y150 26. Jul 2002 Written Off
B-18671 28489 2827 Boeing 737-43Q 22. Nov 1996 EI-TVA Virgin Express Ireland 21. Nov 1998 lsf GECAS
B-18672 28490 2830 Boeing 737-43Q 22. Nov 1996 TC-IAF Istanbul Airlines 01. Dec 1998 [Stored] lsf GECAS
B-18673 28491 2832 Boeing 737-43Q 22. Nov 1996 TC-IAG Istanbul Airlines 16. Dec 1998 lsf GECAS
B-18675 28492 2837 Boeing 737-43Q 19. Dec 1996 B-10001 Taiwan Air Force 30. Sep 1998 lsf BouAS
B-18676 28493 2838 Boeing 737-43Q 20. Dec 1996 EI-TVB Virgin Express Ireland 09. Dec 1998
B-18677 28494 2839 Boeing 737-43Q 20. Dec 1996 N462PR Pro Air 22. Dec 1998 [Stored] lsf BouAS
B-1868 19896 72 Boeing 747-132 Sep 1976
(16. Jun 1976)
B-1868 Boeing 28. Apr 1978 rr
B-1870 20226 168 Boeing 737-281 16. Apr 1976 Written Off crashed 16.2.86 19kms from MZG 13(13) into the sea
B-1872 20227 178 Boeing 737-281 Y115 09. Apr 1976 N503AV Aviation Sales Company (ASC) 17. Aug 1987
B-1874 20277 235 Boeing 737-281 Y115 23. Apr 1976 N505AV Aviation Sales Company (ASC) 26. Sep 1988 [Stored]
B-18751 21454 322 Boeing 747-209B(SF) Jan 1999
(20. Apr 1978)
Scrapped rr
B-18752 22299 462 Boeing 747-209F(SCD) Cargo Jan 1999
(24. Jul 1980)
N704CK Kalitta Air 10. Sep 2003
B-18753 22446 519 Boeing 747-209B(SF) Cargo Jan 1999
(17. Apr 1981)
N714CK Kalitta Air 06. Nov 2002
B-18755 22447 556 Boeing 747-209B(SF) Jan 1999
(04. Mar 1982)
N715CK Kalitta Air 06. Nov 2002 rr, cvtd -209B
B-1876 23913 1579 Boeing 737-209(A) 15. Jul 1988 9M-PMY Transmile Air Services 15. Jan 1997
B-18771 24308 752 Boeing 747-209F(SCD) Cargo Dec 1999
(29. Aug 1989)
B-KAD Dragonair 19. Feb 2004 [Stored]
B-1878 24197 1581 Boeing 737-209(A) 21. Jul 1988 9M-PMW Transmile Air Services 02. Dec 1996
B-18851 528 Airbus A340-313 22. Oct 2003 B-18851 Mandarin Airlines 21. Mar 2006 lsf Boeing Aircraft Holding Company
B-198 22390 482 Boeing 747-2R7F(SCD) 02. Jun 1985 Written Off crashed 29.12.91 near TPE 5(i) after take-off when engine broke off
N4508H 22547 534 Boeing 747SP-09 30. Sep 1981 N4508H Mandarin Airlines Oct 1991 ntu B-1882
N4522V 22805 564 Boeing 747SP-09 29. Jun 1982 N4522V Mandarin Airlines 15. Jan 1997 [Stored]
N489GX 48458 449 McDonnell Douglas MD-11 11. Mar 2000
(24. Sep 1992)
N578FE Federal Express (FedEx) 05. Apr 2001 tfd
N497MC 29258 1220 Boeing 747-47UF Cargo 15. Jul 1999 N497MC Atlas Air 15. Jul 2004
N498MC 29259 1227 Boeing 747-47UF Cargo 26. Aug 1999 N498MC Atlas Air 25. Oct 2004 lsf Atlas Air
N505MC 21251 296 Boeing 747-2D3B(SF) Cargo 05. Nov 1992 N505MC Atlas Air 03. Mar 1993 [Stored] lsf Atlas Air
N508MC 21644 356 Boeing 747-230B(SF) Jul 1996 N508MC Atlas Air 18. Dec 1998 [Stored] slsd, cvtd -230B
N528MC 22472 597 Boeing 747-2D7B(SF) Cargo 07. May 1997 N528MC Atlas Air Jan 2000 lsf Atlas Air
N808MC 21048 253 Boeing 747-212B(SF) Mar 1992 N808MC Atlas Air Oct 1993 lsd, cvtd -212B
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