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China Eastern Airlines

3,922 reviews
Headquarters: 2nd Floor Citibank Tower, No. 33 Shanghai Huayuanshiqiao Road, Shanghai China 201202
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About China Eastern Airlines

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Headquarters: 2nd Floor Citibank Tower, No. 33 Shanghai Huayuanshiqiao Road, Shanghai China 201202

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Based at Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA), China Eastern Airlines (MU) offers regional, domestic and international flights to more than 200 destinations across Asia, Europe, Oceania, Africa and North America. The airline, which is a member of the SkyTeam alliance, is the second largest passenger airline in China. The airline's fleet includes all-Economy Class aircraft, two-cabin aircraft (Business Class and Economy Class) and three-cabin aircraft (First Class, Business Class and Economy Class). China Eastern also has hubs at Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG), Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (XIY) and Kunming Changshui International Airport (KMG).
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Honolulu - Shanghai
We got great rates with a great schedule for our trip to China. I would and have booked this airline again since they have good rates and routes but you definitely get what you pay for. The food is pretty bad and you typically can't prebook your seats. If you book via orbitz
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New Delhi - Shanghai
North Asia
Comfort level was average, food bland and service not upto the mark. They were out of beverages and could only offer cola.
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Seoul - Genoa
Business Class
Maybe this carrier is good for budget travel (I dunno), but we had a pretty substandard international business class experience in both directions of travel. The seats were narrow and back position uncomfortable. Sleeping position was also uncomfortable. Yes, the seats go
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Shanghai - New Delhi
2 rows behind toilet, cabin stank of urine. Boarding passengers had to cover their noses when embarking. Poor ground service. Due to earlier fog in PVG airport, boarded passengers, then kept them on the plane for more than 3 hours. Flight supposed to depart at 21:00, did not
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Xiangyang - Shanghai
We actually took 3 flights with China Eastern during our recent trip to China (April 2016). All 3 aircraft were old, shoddy and rattled endlessly. During our last flight I happened to notice that ALL my food was out of date, including the water. I asked our travelling companions
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"make sure you are able to at least communicating with them before booking"
"choose another way to get to Shanghai"
"Be nice to the staff the will be nicer to you"
"Difference between Economy and Business is price wise not huge."
"Relax and enjoy the flight."
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