(06 May 2022, 12:10 +07)
China Airlines participated in the Sustainable
Flight Challenge issued by SkyTeam on Wednesday, selecting
flight CI-753 from Taipei to Singapore as the
Up to 100 environmental and carbon reduction
initiatives, such as fuel-efficiency route planning, apron
operations, online check-in, and in-flight catering and amenities,
were implemented to make the flight more sustainable.
Online check-in for China Airlines
The Sustainable Flight
Challenge is a friendly competition in which SkyTeam member airlines
are challenged to
operate their services in an environmentally friendly and
sustainable manner on any existing medium or long-haul route.
The route for China Airlines sustainability
demonstration flight optimized the altitude to improve fuel
efficiency and travelers were also encouraged to take public
transport to the airport and participate in the challenger through
which included: pre-ordering in-flight
meals, self-service check-in, filling out the electronic health
declaration form and e-survey, pre-ordering duty-free goods,
bringing eco-friendly bags for carrying duty-free goods, and
carrying their own eco-friendly cup/cutlery.
completed is worth an extra 100 miles. A rebate of up to 800
miles, 40% higher than standard mileage rewards, encourages
travelers to be environmentally friendly and sustainable
throughout their journey.