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FORMED IN 1976. SUBSIDIARY OF (BEJ). FORMERLY INNER MONGOLIAN AIRLINES. SCHEDULE & CHARTER, DOMESTIC, REGIONAL & INTERNATIONAL, PASSENGER & CARGO, JET AIRPLANE SERVICES.
HOHHOT, CHINA - - SEE ATTACHED MAP - - "IML-MAP."
China (People's Republic of China) was established in 1949, it covers an area of 9,560,980 sq km, its population is 1,265 million, its capital city is Beijing, and its official language is Chinese.
China is a country in E Asia, the world's 3rd largest country by area (after Russia and Canada) and the largest by population. It is bordered on the N by the Republic of Mongolia and Russia, on the NE by Russia and N Korea, on the E by the Yellow Sea and the E China Sea, on the S by the S China Sea, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar (formerly Burma), India, Bhutan, and Nepal, on the W by Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan, and on the NW by Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. China includes >3,400 offshore islands. The total area of China is 9,571,300 sq km/3,695,500 sq mi, not including Hong Kong, Macau, and land under the control of the Republic of China on Taiwan. The capital of China is Beijing; the country's most populous urban center is Shanghai.
OCTOBER 1993: REQUESTED EXTENDED TWIN-ENGINE OPERATIONS (ETOPS) TRAINING FROM BOEING.
SERVES 23 CITIES IN CHINA & OUTER MONGOLIA. BOEING (TBC) FLEET SERVES 9 CITIES.
3 737-3J6, AIR CHINA (BEJ) LEASED.
JUNE 1996: COMPLETED 5TH "C" MAINTENANCE CHECK (C-2) ON 25506. NEXT "C2" ON PS615.
NOVEMBER 1996: BAITA AIRPORT, HOHHOT, UNDER CONSTRUCTION WITH RUNWAY LENGTH EXTENDED TO ALLOW WIDE BODY JETS TO LAND, SHOULD THEY BE DIVERTED HERE.
WITHIN NEXT 3 MONTHS AIR CHINA (BEJ) WILL ADD +1 737-3J6 (27361), ALL ECONOMY (Y) CLASS.
BEIJING - WULANHARTE (Y-7) ELIMINATING STOP IN TONGLIAO.
JANUARY 1997: COMPLETED 4 YEAR MAINTENANCE CHECK ON 737-33A (25506) AT (AMECO), BEIJING.
FEBRUARY 1997: 737 (25507) COMPLETED 4 YEAR MAINTENANCE CHECK AT (AMECO) (BEJ) BEIJING.
JUNE 1997: TO BAOTOU, LUOYANG, JIUJIANG LINKED TO BEIJING.
MAY 1999: INTERESTED IN MODIFYING 4 737'S FROM (Y) CLASS TO DUAL CLASS.
NOVEMBER 2000: STARTS C0NFIGURATION CONVERSION OF 5 737-300'S FROM ALL-ECONOMY TO 2 CLASS, INCLUDING 8 FIRST CLASS (F), AT (AMECO) (BEJ).
DECEMBER 2000: AIR CHINA (BEJ) TRANSFERS 2 737-3J6'S (2384-27045, /92 B-2585; 2385-25891, /92 B-2584), FOR AIR CHINA INNER MONGOLIAN (IML) OPERATIONS.
APRIL 2001: 3 737-300'S (PQ365, B-2585; PQ366, B-2584; PQ370, B-2948) TRANSFERRED FROM AIR CHINA (BEJ).
JUNE 2001: 25TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY!
PASSES (CAAC) AIRLINE SAFETY EVALUATION.
NOVEMBER 2001: COMPLETES ITS OWN "5C" MAINTENANCE CHECK ON 737-300 AIRPLANES. PREVIOUSLY WAS DONE BY (AMECO) (BEJ) IN BEIJING.
JANUARY 2002: PENG GUI YUN VP MAINTENANCE & ENGINEERING PROMOTED TO PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER.
DECEMBER 2002: After 15 years of service, grounds all 4 B Ae 146 airplanes, due to excessive maintenance costs. 2 orders (1/03) 737-300's, (GECAS) (GEF) leased.
February 2004: 2 737-300's to (AMECO) (BEJ) for "D" check, installation of reinforced cockpit door and cabin refurbishment.
February 2006: Chinese domestic airlines flew a record 138 million passengers in 2005, a rise of +15% over 2004 and double the number of 2000. The figure is expected to double again in the next 5 years, according to Gao Geng the Vice Minister of the General Administration of Civil Aviation in China. Cargo and airmail throughput rose +14% to 3.04 million tons in 2005 and also is expected to double in the next 5 years. However, profit margins will remain tight within the sector. He noted revenues in the sector had grown to CNY170 billion/$21.09 billion at the end of 2005, but profits in the past 5 years had amounted to only CNY10 billion.
December 2013: 737-79L (34540, B-5226), ex-(N1787B), delivery and commences operations next month from Hohhot.
January 2014: Air China (BEJ)ís new Inner Mongolian subsidiary is scheduled to launch operations January 8 with Hohhot - Beijing service. The new subsidiary (Air China Inner Mongolia Limited) is expected to enhance Air China (BEJ)ís position in the N China area.
August 2014: Air China (BEJ) plans to spend CNY360 million/$58.4 million to raise pilot (FC) salaries, despite its continuous profit decline. (BEJ) has 4,560 pilots (FC) who work for the Beijing-based carrier and its subsidiaries Air China Cargo (CAO), Beijing Airlines (DER), Dalian Airlines (DLN) and Inner Mongolian Airlines (IML).
4 737-33A (CFM56-3) (2360-25506, /92 B-2905; 2373-25507, /92 B-2906; 2414-25508, /93 B-2907; 2599-25511, /94 B-2947), (BEJ) LSD.
1 737-3J6 (CFM56-3) (2631-27361, /94 B-2948), (BEJ) WET-LSD.
2 737-3J6 (CFM56-3) (2384-27045, /92 B-2585; 2385-25891, /92 B-2584), (CSC) LSD, (BEJ) WET-LSD.
2 737-300 (CFM56-3), (GEF) LSD.
4 B AE 146-100 (LVC ALF502R-5), (BEJ) LSD, GROUNDED.
PENG GUI YUN, PRESIDENT & GENERAL MANAGER (2002-01).
CHI GUANG JIAN, VICE GENERAL MANAGER FLIGHT OPERATIONS.
ZHANG YING JIE, DIRECTOR FLIGHT OPERATIONS.
GUO HUAI JIN, DIRECTOR FLIGHT SAFETY.
ZENG QING HONG, VICE DIRECTOR MAINTENANCE.
HUANG DIAN HUA, DIRECTOR MAINTENANCE (1998-07),
JING GUO TAN, DIRECTOR TECHNICAL DEPARTMENT.
ZHENG JIU WEN, DIRECTOR QUALITY CONTROL (QC).
ZHANG MENG, VICE DIRECTOR TECHNICAL DEPARTMENT.
XIAO PENG, DIRECTOR ENGINEERING (1999-07), (firstname.lastname@example.org).
HUANG XIAO JING, MANAGER ENGINEERING (email@example.com).
SONG YING HAO, MANAGER RELIABILITY/QUALITY CONTROL (QC).
LI ZHI DONG, MANAGER TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS (2001-06).
LI TONG SHENG, MANAGER MAINTENANCE PLANNING (2001-06).