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Chairman is bullish on Air China, but not complacent


Air China Chairman, Kong Dong, expressed optimism about the carrier's future prospects, stating he has “full confidence that we can turn over an exam paper with quite satisfactory scores to our stakeholders, thanks to China's economic resurgence and air traffic rebound". [1258 words]

Unlock the following content in this report:


  • Air China back in the black
  • JPMorgan Chase reduces ownership levels; Air China parent to sell one-year bills
  • Air China to hold 51% in Shanghai-based Cargo JV With Cathay
  • Rolls-Royce to power 20 new A330s
  • Network expansion and pilot recruitment shows clear confidence
  • Alliance benefits for passengers
  • Signs agreement with Guangzhou and Beijing Airports

Graphs and data:

  • Air China passenger number growth: Oct-2008 to Oct-2009
  • Air China cargo volume growth: Oct-2008 to Oct-2009
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