As union strikes, Taiwan's EVA Air receives first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- EVA Airlines is currently dealing with a flight attendants union strike which has resulted in canceled flights, inconveniencing thousands of customers since the strike was offi...

New safety fears for Boeing with Dreamliner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Boeing B787 Dreamliner may pose a safety threat, according to a new report, as the aerospace giant struggles to restore consumer trust in its troubled 737 Max. The ...

Air New Zealand orders 8 Boeing Dreamliners with GE engines

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Air New Zealand announced Monday that it has ordered eight new Boeing Dreamliner planes with a list price of $2.7 billion. The nation's flagship carrie...

Trump to nominate Shanahan for top Pentagon post

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will nominate Patrick Shanahan to be his second secretary of defense, putting an end to months of speculation about the former Boeing...

Pentagon to probe if Shanahan used office to help Boeing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon's inspector general has formally opened an investigation into a watchdog group's allegations that acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has used his of...

Boeing faces claims after 737 MAX groundings

Boeing had been gearing up for the much anticipated debut of its long-haul 777X aircraft this week but instead it's been left grappling with the grounding of nearly two-thirds of its best-selling ...

Air New Zealand plane turned back from China for referring to Taiwan as country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An Air New Zealand flight bound for Shanghai was forced to turn back on Saturday (Feb. 9) by Chinese authorities because it referred to Taiwan as a country, reported Stuff. ...

Taiwan indigenous children board Boeing Dreamliner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Children from the Paiwan indigenous community received the opportunity on New Year’s Day to board a Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport....

Mattis leaving Pentagon sooner than planned, Shanahan tapped

WASHINGTON (AP) — The sooner-than-expected departure of Defense Secretary Jim Mattis shifts the focus to President Donald Trump's appointment of an acting Pentagon chief and plans for a permanent repl...

Trump: Mattis out as of Jan. 1; deputy to be acting chief

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced on Sunday that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will now leave his post on Jan. 1, tweeting that deputy Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan will take over as...

Singapore budget airline to end service to Honolulu

HONOLULU (AP) — A budget airline based in Singapore will discontinue flights to Honolulu in June, citing low demand for the service. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports Singapore Ai...

Air New Zealand begins direct flights between Taipei and Auckland

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday Nov. 1, Air New Zealand officially launched its new flight route between Auckland and Taipei. The Boeing 787 Dreamliner departed Auckland Airport around noon ...

Poland's LOT airline cancels flights amid employee strike

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's national airline LOT is cancelling some flights as some crew members are striking to protest layoffs and demand better working conditions. A spokesman ...

Taiwan aviation sector set for continued growth: Boeing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s commercial aviation sector is set for continued growth over the long term, off the back of sustained demand and economic growth, according to Randy Tinseth,...

Taiwan’s EVA Air receives first 787-9s Dreamliner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s EVA Air and Boeing celebrated the delivery of EVA’s first 787-9s Dreamliner at a handover ceremony in South Carolina, U.S. on Oct 2. EVA Air will b...