Air China Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Air China has a total of 529 patents globally, out of which 412 have been granted. Of these 529 patents, more than 74% patents are active. China is where Air China has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Australia and Canada, it has generated an annual revenue of $12.18 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, China seems to be the main focused R&D centre of Air China.

Air China was founded in the year 1988. The organisation is one of the “Big Three” mainland Chinese airlines and the People’s Republic of China’s flag carrier. As of July 2022, Air China has a market cap of $18.9 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Air China which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Air China patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Air China patent portfolio.

How many patents does Air China have?

Air China has a total of 529 patents globally. These patents belong to 247 unique patent families. Out of 529 patents, 395 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Air China File Every Year?

Air China Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantAir China Applications FiledAir China Patents Granted
20111017
2012646
201312158
201411854
20152922
20161119
20171943
20182752
20192538
20201121
2021522
20222

How many Air China patents are Alive/Dead?

Air China Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Air China File in Different Countries?

Air China Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Air China Filed Patents

CountryPatents
China164
Australia51
Canada48
Singapore38
United States Of America37
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)36
Japan36
Taiwan34
Korea (South)34
Europe27
Germany17
United Kingdom6

Where are Research Centres of Air China Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Air China

10 Best Air China Patents

CN102320382A is the most popular patent in the Air China portfolio. It has received 37 citations so far from many companies & Universities.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Air China:

Publication NumberCitation Count
CN102320382A37
US20130013222A125
US20040083531A120
CN102343983A15
CN102416821A13
US9639997B212
CN2788164Y12
CN202582786U11
US8798848B210
CN102262686A10

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What are Air China’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Air China?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Air China in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Air China thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How Air China’s search focus changed over the years?

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Interested in knowing about the areas of innovation that are being protected by Air China?

Updated on July 22, 2022

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