Passengers can visit www.airchina.com or www.airchina.kr to check-in onto Air China’s flights from Seoul’s Incheon and Gimpo airports to Beijing from after midnight until three hours before fight departure on the flight day. With valid ID and e-ticket, they can select seat, collect Air China kilometers and print the boarding pass. After they finish check-in, they can print the boarding pass on a piece of A4 paper. At the airport, they can get the official boarding pass and check in their baggage at specified counters. The online check-in service spares the passengers the trouble of waiting in a queue and can tremendously cut back on the time passengers have to spend at the airport. The end result is an enhanced experience.
Air China is China’s only national flag carrier and a Star Alliance member. In addition to commercial operations, it also provides special flight services for the country’s state leaders on official visit to other countries.