China Airlines flight from Sydney to Taiwan delayed by 16 hours

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A China Airlines (CAL) flight from Sydney was delayed for 16 hours after a jet bridge hit the Airbus A350, reports said Wednesday. A total of 207 passengers had booked the fl...

The Latest: China airlines told to ground Boeing 737 Max 8s

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on Boeing's 737 Max 8 model after a crash in Ethiopia (all times local): 10:30 a.m. China's civilian aviation authority has ordered all Chinese airlines t...

Pothole in runway delays 121 flights at Taiwan's Taoyuan Airport

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport's south runway reopened Sunday after a pothole was discovered the previous day, causing delays to 121 flights. The flights were delayed by an average of 52 ...

Taiwan's China Airlines pilot caught on video sleeping in cockpit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Wednesday (Feb. 20), EBC News released video footage of a pilot sleeping in the cockpit of an airborne China Airlines (CAL) flight. In the video, a pilot in uniform can b...

CAL considers cutting routes in aftermath of pilot strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s China Airlines (CAL) is reportedly considering the discontinuation of a number of flight routes to reduce operating costs set to rise following the week-lon...

Taiwan’s China Airlines flight schedule to return to normal on Feb. 21 following pilot strike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Even though pilots at China Airlines (CAL) agreed last Thursday evening to end their strike, the flight schedule won’t return to normal until February 21, Taiwan’s l...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - February 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Taiwan's China Airlines pilot strike officially ends: Air New Zealand plane turned back from China for referring to Taiwan as country; 16-ye...

Taiwan's China Airlines pilot strike officially ends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On the seventh day of a strike by China Airlines (CAL) pilots, the airline and Pilots Union Taoyuan finally came to a consensus on the five key demands by the striking pilots, ...

Pilot strike at Taiwan’s China Airlines set to end

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Pilots at China Airlines (CAL) were reportedly set to end their unprecedented seven-day strike following a fourth round of negotiations lasting more than 10 hours Thursday. T...

Taiwan's CAL makes concession over foreign pilots, 31 more flights canceled

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the strike by China Airlines (CAL) pilots enters its seventh day, the air carrier came to an agreement with Pilots Union Taoyuan over the hiring of foreign pilots, but 31 fl...

Taiwan CAL manager suffers nosebleed during 10-hour talks with pilots

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- During a grueling "red eye" session of negotiations with striking pilots that lasted for 10 hours, there was a dramatic pause in talks when an executive from China Ai...

36 more CAL flights canceled in Taiwan as pilot strike enters 6th day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Although China Airlines (CAL) has made some concessions to its striking pilots during the third round of grueling negotiations this morning, 36 additional flights have still be...

Taiwan's China Airlines makes some tentative concessions to pilots

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the third round of negotiations between striking pilots and China Airlines (CAL) management, which started at 1 a.m. this morning, the air carrier has made some concessions ...

Taiwan’s China Airlines and striking pilots prepare for midnight talks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Following two rounds of failed talks to try and resolve a strike which has been going on for five days, China Airlines (CAL) and the Taoyuan Union of Pilots (TUP) agreed to laun...

CAL cancels 26 flights in Taiwan as pilot strike enters 5th day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After the second round of negotiations between Pilots Union Taoyuan and China Airlines (CAL) broke down last night (Feb. 11), Taiwan's first airline pilot strike has entere...