Today’s Air China can trace its origin to 1988 when Air ChinaInternational Corporation was established. On September 30, 2004, Air China International Corporation was rebranded as Air China Limited. Air China is China’s sole flag carrier and a member of the world’s largest airline alliance, Star Alliance. It was previouslythe official airline partner for the Beijing 2008 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the Beijing 2022 Olympic andParalympic Winter Games, and is a market leader in air passenger transportation, air cargo and other aviationservices.In 2022, the World Brand Lab evaluated Air China’s brand value at RMB 213.659 billion, ranking first amongChinese civil airlines. As of June 30, 2022, Air China (including its subsidiaries) had atotal of 748 aircraft of all types, mainly Boeing and Airbus, with an average age of 8.39 years, operating 672 passenger routesto 151 cities in 25 countries and regions. Its service was further extended to almost 1,200 airports in 184 countries (regions) through cooperation with airlines such as Star Alliance members.