Air China Limited General Conditions of International Carriage for Passenger and Baggage
(Effective December 1, 2007)
Article 1 - Definition | Article 2 - Applicability | Article 3 - Tickets | Article 4 - Fares, Taxes, Fees and Charges | Article 5 - Reservations | Article 6 - Check-in and Boarding | Article 7 - Refusal and Limitation of Carriage | Article 8 - Baggage | Article 9 - Schedules, Delays, Cancellation of Flights | Article 10 - Refunds | Article 11 - Conduct Aboard Aircraft | Article 12 - Arrangements for Additional Services | Article 13 - Administrative Formalities | Article 14 - Successive Carriers | Article 15 - Liability for Damage | Article 16 - Time Limits for Complaints | Article 17 - Other Conditions | Article18 - Effectiveness and Modification

Article 2 - Applicability

2.1 General

Except as provided in Articles 2.2,2.4 and 2.5, our Conditions of Carriage apply only on those flights, or flight segments, where our name or Airline Designator Code is indicated in the carrier box of the Ticket for that flight or flight segments.

2.2 Charter Operations

If carriage is performed pursuant to a charter agreement, these Conditions of Carriage apply only to the extent they are incorporated by reference or otherwise, in the charter agreement or the Ticket.

2.3 Code Shares

On some services we have arrangements with other carriers known as "Code Shares". This means that, even if you have a reservation with us and hold a Ticket where our name or Airline Designator Code is indicated as the carrier, another carrier may operate the aircraft on which you travel. If such arrangements apply, we will advise you of the carrier operating the aircraft at the time you make a reservation.

2.4 Overriding Law

These Conditions of Carriage apply to International Carriage provided by us unless they are inconsistent with our Tariffs or applicable laws in which event such Tariffs or laws shall prevail.

If any provision of these Conditions of Carriage is invalid under any applicable law, the other provisions of these Conditions of Carriage shall nevertheless remain valid.

2.5 Conditions Prevail over Regulations

Except as provided in these Conditions of Carriage, in the event of inconsistency between these Conditions of Carriage and any other regulations we may have, dealing with particular subjects, these Conditions of Carriage shall prevail.