China Airlines Places Largest Boeing 747-400 Freighter Order

China Airlines, Taiwan's leading carrier, announced an order for 13 Boeing 747-400 freighters -- the largest order placed by any airline in the world. China Airlines will be using these freighters to expand its network throughout Asia, Europe, North America and the Pacific. The new-technology Boeing 747-400 Freighter is an all-cargo transport member of the 747-400 family.