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China Southern Airlines

Received From: Stan Baumwald
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
Most of the parallel lines make it to the top of the bag, but strangely, two don't. It must have been a pain to design this bag because they erased the lines where the text runs -- and it sure doesn't look like a computer did it.

China Southern Airlines

Received From: Steve Thompson
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
This bag is almost, but not quite, identical to this one. The difference young bag hobbyist, is that this bag only has 6 Chines characters under the logo. The other bag has 8. I'm sure there's a reason for this discrepancy, but I have no idea what it is!

China Southern Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 1999
Received From: Tim Gibson
Print or Image Color: Blue and Red
Background / Bag Color: White
Very similar to other China Southern bags of the same era, but this one has instructions on the top. Usually, the instructions are only in English, but China Southern also uses Chinese as if to say, "We're morons too!". The reverse side still has the enigmatic '99 3 18265.8', but the folding instructions are gone!

China Southern Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2000
Received From: Stella Hammond
Print or Image Color: Blue and Red
Background / Bag Color: White
I don't know Chinese, but the 4th Chinese character (reading left to right) in the airline's name kind of looks like a guy running to throw up somewhere.

Luckily, it's resident Chinese bag expert YL Tan to the rescue. YL claims that the character in question is called a 'fang' and it means 'direction'.

China Southern Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2001
Received From: Jerry Borowick
Print or Image Color: Blue and Red
Background / Bag Color: White
Although this looks like the 2000 version, the vitally important information '99 3 18265.8' was added to the bag's back.

China Southern Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2003
Received From: Julia Phillips-Horsley
Print or Image Color: Blue and Red
Background / Bag Color: White
They added the all important word "Airlines" to this bag.

China Southern Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2004
Received From: Uwe Behling
Print or Image Color: Navy and White
Background / Bag Color: White and Navy
China Southern totally redesigns their bag, eschewing their own name (at least in English). Bag is Water-Proofed instead of waterproof.

China Southern Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2005
Received From: Gerd Clemens
Print or Image Color: Navy and White
Background / Bag Color: White and Navy
Identical to the 2004 version, except there is no phone number on the back and a wire closing mechanism has been added.

China Southern Airlines Group

Received From: Mari van Rijbroek
Print or Image Color: Blue and Orange
Background / Bag Color: White
I guess they needed something to differentiate themselves form China Southern Airlines.

China Southwest Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 1995
Received From: Mary Beth McNamara

China Southwest Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2001
Received From: Craig Richards
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
The design makes the barfer believe that they're in an old movie theatre watch the stage production of "China Southwest Airlines Air Sickness Bag".

China Southwest Chonqing Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2003
Received From: Andy Morris
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
As if the name China Southwest wasn't specific enough, they apparently decided that they needed to add Chonqing to this specific carrier. Same wacky bird-in-circle logo as other China Southwest bags though.

China United Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 1988
Received From: Ralph Riffenburgh
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
Awesome old Chinese bag with the misspelled word "Cleanning". The logo is supposed to look like an airplane but is a lot closer to a toboggan.

China United Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 1990
Received From: Milt Keiles
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
Cool but older Chinese bag (it's blue on white so of course it's older). There is an extra n in Cleanning Bag, which is pretty forgivable for people whose first language is Chinese. I do like how cuA looks like an abstract airplane.

China Wuhan Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2000
Received From: Stella Hammond
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
Confusing W-A-L letters in logo either stand for Wuhan Air Lines or Woozy After Lunch. The phone number on the back would be good to memorize and hand out to losers who hit on you.

China Xinhua Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2001
Received From: Jerry Borowick
Standard Chinese style bag with crazy hand logo. Or is that a bird?

China Xinjiang Airlines

Received From: Richard McMains
Print or Image Color: Blue, Black, White, Green
Background / Bag Color: White, Green
This bag boldy states "Qing Jie Dai", which if used properly would demoralize any Scrabble opponent (unless they counter with Xinjiang or somesuch).

China Xinjiang Airlines (CXJAL)

Approximate Vintage: 1996
Received From: Chris Roy
Print or Image Color: Blue, Red
Background / Bag Color: White

China Yunnan Airlines

Approximate Vintage: 2001
Received From: Craig Richards
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
Looks like every other Chinese bag except the logo is somewhat reminiscent of a bird's-eye view of a flushing toilet.

Chinese Military Transport

Approximate Vintage: 1985
Received From: Alan Laves
Print or Image Color: Blue
Background / Bag Color: White
No English! Got to love that.