China Airlines was founded in 1959 in Taipei. Nowadays, it is the largest airline in Taiwan. It counts with more than 11,000 employees around the world, over 9,000 of them are set in Taiwan. It is a subsidiary of the China Airlines Group. The current president of China Airlines is Samuel P. Lin and Hung-Hsiang Sun is the chairman.
It is headquartered in Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport but it also counts with a hub in Kaohsiung International Airport. It has a fleet with more than 70 airplanes and over 110 destinations.