Taiwan aerospace industry looking up: president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) visited the APEX flight academy in Taitung County (臺東縣), and expressed her hope that the academy can continue to grow into a place wher...

Power unit cable of China Airlines plane severed by cleaning worker at Taiwan Taoyuan Intl. Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –- A report concerning an incident at Taoyuan International Airport last month, has raised the possibility there may have been an attempt to sabotage a China Airlines a...

Osaka’s Kansai International Airport to return to normal services Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Beginning Friday September 21, airline services and ground transportation links at Kansai International Airport near Osaka, Japan, will return to normal for the first time...

Typhoon Mangkhut grounds Taiwan flights

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Typhoon Mangkhut makes its way through northern Philippines, dozens of Taiwan-Hong Kong/Macau flights were canceled for Sept. 15-17. Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific Ai...

Taiwan’s EVA Air to resume flights to Osaka on September 14

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – If conditions allow, Taiwan’s EVA Air will resume flights to and from Osaka’s Kansai International Airport in Japan this Friday, September 14, according to med...

Taiwan’s CAL, EVA expand service to earthquake-hit northern Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's two main airlines, China Airlines (CAL) and EVA Air have increased their services to earthquake-hit northern Japan, in a bid to meet high demand as New Chitos...

Passenger dies on China Airlines flight from Taiwan to San Francisco

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A person believed to be a citizen of the Philippines died during a China Airlines (CAL) flight from Taiwan to San Francisco, reports said Saturday. Police at the United State...

Taiwan cancels Wednesday flights to and from Osaka

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese and other airlines canceled Wednesday flights to and from Osaka’s Kansai International Airport as Typhoon Jebi forced the airport’s closure Tuesday. ...

Taiwan's China Airlines and Japan Airlines to jointly operate more flight routes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's China Airlines and Japan Airlines (JAL) announced that the two airlines will jointly operate an additional seven routes within Japan, beginning on September 4...

Taiwan pilot strike averted for one year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The threat of a pilots strike at Taiwan’s two major airlines over the Mid-Autumn festival has been averted as all parties agreed to a one-year period of negotiation,...

Taiwan’s pilot union obtains right to strike, negotiations continue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's pilot union has obtained the legal right to strike, as talks continue between Taiwan's two main airlines and pilots, CNA reported on Aug. 23. Taiwan...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport opens baby daycare center

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport officially opened its baby daycare center (愛兒寶托嬰中心) Thursday August 23.  The baby daycare center targets the airport emplo...

AirAsia, Cathay Dragon to allow check-in at Taipei Main Station MRT from October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – AirAsia and Cathay Dragon will allow customers to check-in and drop off their luggage at Taipei Main Station from October, Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport confirmed o...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to launch baggage drop-off service in October

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport will soon launch time-saving baggage drop-off services that have proven popular around the world, an executive at Taoyuan International Airport Corp. (TIAC) said F...

Taiwanese pilots threaten to strike if working conditions not improved

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A group of Taiwanese pilots threatened to strike if the two largest airlines in the country do not offer them better working conditions, a pilots’ labor union said Tue...