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Cargo Carrier
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Great Wall Airlines (2005-2011) merged into China Cargo Airlines
Shanghai Airlines Cargo (2006-2011) merged into China Cargo Airlines


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13 Countries served
22 Destinations served
37 Routes served




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China's Shanghai Airlines ends B757 operations

Shanghai Airlines (FM, Shanghai Hongqiao) has ended B757-200 operations with the type's last commercial flight operated on Saturday, March 21. Social media sources state B-2875 (msn 33966) operated the flight from Harbin to Shanghai Pudong following which all three remaining aircraft were put into storage.

As it now stands, the only remaining operators of the passenger version of the B757 in China are China Southern Airlines (CZ, Guangzhou) and Xiamen Airlines (MF, Xiamen). The type does, ...

Xiamen Airlines secures Taiwanese mail haulage deal

Xiamen Airlines (MF, Xiamen) has signed an agreement with Chunghwa Post, the official postal service of Taiwan, covering the transport of mail between Taipei Taoyuan and Fuzhou and Xiamen in Fujian Province. The agreement, which went into effect on April 1, mirrors a similar agreement signed with China Postal Airlines (CF, Tianjin) in 2010 in which the carriers agreed to share their Taiwanese mail transport business.

Beijing had originally designated five carriers to operate cross-strait ...

China Cargo Airlines parks its last MD-11F freighter

China Cargo Airlines (CK, Shanghai Hongqiao) has parked its last remaining MD-11(F), B-2179 (msn 48545), at Shanghai Pudong, effectively ending its service carrier with the airline. The move is part of the airline's fleet renewal and rationalisation programme which has also seen it withdraw its fleet of three A300-600(F)s from service with its sole B757-200(F) now also slated for retirement. China Cargo also operates six B777-F and five B747-400(F) freighters.

China Cargo sells its three A300-600 freighters to CALC

China Cargo Airlines (CK, Shanghai Hongqiao) has withdrawn its fleet of three A300-600(F) from active service. According to insiders, the three aircraft have since been sold on to the China Aircraft Leasing Company (CALC). At present time, China Cargo operates five B747-400(F)s, six B777-Fs, an MD-11(F) and a B757-200(F).

China Eastern subsidiary, China Cargo, now a full Skyteam Cargo member

China Eastern Airlines (MU, Shanghai Hongqiao) has seen its cargo subsidiary, China Cargo Airlines (CK, Shanghai Hongqiao), accepted into the Skyteam Cargo Alliance following the signing of a Letter of Intent in June 2012. The move is part of the cargo carrier's plans to expand its international operations which, at present, are restricted to only the United States, Europe and South East Asia. It will also provide China Cargo with access to greater economies of scale said China Eastern SVP Shan ...


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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
B747-400(F)4 4hiddenhiddenhidden
B757-200(F)2 2hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-F6 6hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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