China Eastern, one of three
Chinese State-owned large key aviation enterprise groups, was recombined in 2002
by mergering China XiBei Airlines and combining with Yunnan Airlines on basis of
former China Eastern Group.
The headquarter of this group is located in the most active and advanced
city°™Shanghai, with holding large airline net running through China eastern and
western parts and connecting with Asia, Europe, Australia and Americas. The
group has registered capital of RMB2.558 billion, total asset of about RMB51.699
billion, 35000 employees, 168 large and middle modern transport aircrafts, 22
general-purpose aircrafts, and 450 international and domestic airlines.
China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited is core enterprise of China
Eastern Group and first Chinese airline company listed in Hong Kong, New York
and Shanghai with registered capital of RMB4.867 billion. China Eastern Group
has its 61.64 percent interests.
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