✈ China Eastern Airlines 中国东方航空公司 - Routes & Flight Booking
The airline China Eastern Airlines was founded in 1988. With the acquisition of China General Aviation, the spin-off of China Cargo Airlines and the incorporation of the Air Great Wall, China Yunnan Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and China Northwest Airlines, the company has grown enormously and now employs more than 60,000 people worldwide. As year 2019 it operates over 552 aircraft, with over 100 more in order. The home base is Shanghai-Pudong, where Xi'an Xianyang, Kumming-Wujiaba and Shanghai-Hongqiao are also used as hubs of traffic in Asia, Europe, North America and Australia.
The most important destination in Germany is Frankfurt am Main, where flights to Bangkok, Beijing, Wuhan, Sidney and Shanghai are offered. In Europe, London, Paris and Rome are also among the destinations targeted. The airline shines with a particularly good service, which is reflected again and again in the ratings of China Eastern Airlines. Since 2011, the airline is a member of the aviation alliance Sky Team. It uses various code-sharing agreements with Qantas Airways, Korean Air, American Airlines, Japan Airlines, Air France and All Nippon Airways.
👜 Baggage regulations at China Eastern Airlines
Each passenger with their own seat is allowed to take a piece of hand luggage into the cabin. As usual, this should not exceed the following dimensions: 55 x 40 x 20 cm. Please note that all attachments such as wheels, handles or straps are included. The maximum permitted weight, however, depends on the booked ticket category. A maximum of 5 kg is available in Economy Class, 10 kg in Business Class and 15 kg in First Class. In Business and First Class, a garment bag or a soft bag with a maximum width of 20 cm per person is also allowed.
🕗 China Eastern Airlines Web Check-in
China Eastern Airlines offers a convenient online check-in service that allows you to conveniently print your boarding pass at home 24 hours prior to departure prior to arrival at the airport. This will save you unnecessary waiting time at the check-in counter and, if you travel exclusively with carry-on luggage, you can go directly to the gate. If you want to give up your luggage before, this is possible at the baggage counter of the airline. In addition to online check-in, China Eastern Airlines also offers check-in at the counter or, if available, at the special vending machines. Please note that airport security also takes time, and plan this when you arrive to the airport.