CAL Changes Flight Numbers on Southeast Asia Routes
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CAL Changes Flight Numbers on Southeast Asia Routes


October 22, 2008, Taipei, Taiwan – In order to prepare its network expansion and plan for future scheduled cross-strait flights, China Airlines will change the flight numbers on many of its Southeast Asia and Taoyuan-Kaohsiung routes along with its new winter schedule, which begins on October 26, 2008. A total of 60 flight numbers will be changed on routes between Taoyuan and cities including Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Singapore, Jakarta, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Bangkok, Phuket, Chiang Mai, Phnom Penh, Hong Kong and Kaohsiung, while flights CI 601/602, CI 605/606, and CI 607/608 to and from Hong Kong, will retain their original numbers.  

The new flight numbers will be numbered by country as follows: flights to and from the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Vietnam will be numbered between CI 701 and CI 799. Flights to and from Thailand and Cambodia will be numbered between CI 801 and CI 899, while flights to and from Hong Kong will be numbered between CI 901 and CI 999. Connecting flights between Taoyuan and Kaohsiung will be numbered between CI 300 and 310.

Following are the new flight numbers in comparison with the original ones:

Route
New Flight Number
Original
Flight Number
Route
New Flight Number

Original Flight Number

TPE-MNL
CI701
CI631
MNL-TPE
CI702
CI632
CI703
CI635
CI704
CI636
TPE-KUL
CI721
CI655
KUL-TPE
CI722
CI656
TPE-PEN
CI731
CI673
PEN-TPE
CI732
CI674
TPE-SIN
CI751
CI661
SIN-TPE
CI752
CI662
TPE-JKT
CI761
CI677
JKT-TPE
CI762
CI678
TPE/HKG/JKT
CI763
CI679
JKT/HKG/TPE
CI764
CI680
TPE-DPS
CI771
CI687
DPS-TPE
CI772
CI688
TPE-SGN
CI781
CI681
SGN-TPE
CI782
CI682
CI783
CI685
CI784
CI686
TPE-HAN
CI791
CI683
HAN-TPE
CI792
CI684
TPE/HKG/BKK
CI831
CI641
BKK/HKG/TPE
CI832
CI642
TPE-BKK
CI833
CI693
BKK-TPE
CI834
CI694
CI835
CI695
CI836
CI696
TPE-HKT
CI847
CI645
HKT-TPE
CI848
CI646
TPE-CNX
CI851
CI649
CNX-TPE
CI852
CI650
TPE-PNH
CI861
CI689
PNH-TPE
CI862
CI690
TPE-HKG
*CI601
CI601
HKG-TPE
CI922
CI806
CI903
CI603
*CI602
CI602
CI831
CI641
CI904
CI604
*CI605
CI605
*CI606
CI606
CI907
CI801
CI764
CI680
*CI607
CI607
CI908
CI802
CI913
CI609
*CI608
CI608
CI763
CI679
CI914
CI610
CI915
CI613
CI916
CI614
CI917
CI615
CI918
CI616
CI919
CI803
CI920
CI804
CI921
CI805
CI832
CI642
CI923
CI617
CI924
CI618
CI925
CI619
CI926
CI620
TPE-KHH
CI301
CI191
KHH-TPE
CI300
CI192
CI309
CI197
CI308
CI198
KHH-MNL
CI711
CI637
MNL-KHH
CI712
CI638
KHH-SIN
CI757
CI669
SIN-KHH
CI758
CI668
KHH-BKK
CI839
CI647
BKK-KHH
CI840
CI648
KHH-HKG
AE981
AE821
HKG-KHH
AE982
AE822
CI931
CI621
CI932
CI622
AE983
AE819
AE984
AE820
CI933
CI625
CI934
CI626
AE985
AE845
AE986
AE846

*For further information please visit www.china-airlines.com or contact with CAL call center at 02-27151212.