Video shows first StarLux A321neo land in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first aircraft of the fledgling Taiwanese airline StarLux Airlines, an Airbus A321neo jet (B-58201), arrived in Taiwan on Monday (Oct. 28). StarLux founder and CEO ...

Typhoon Hagibis causes Taiwan-Japan flight disruptions

Airlines operating flights between Taiwan and Japan announced service disruptions Friday due to Typhoon Hagibis, which is heading towards eastern Japan. China Airlines said its flight CI0159 from O...

Taiwan-based StarLux Airlines to begin selling tickets for flights from December

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The new Taiwan-based carrier StarLux Airlines (星宇航空) will begin selling tickets for its first flights as early as mid-December. The new airline will begin operating fli...

Taiwan's EVA Air begins flights to Da Nang, Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- EVA Air announced that it commenced charter flights to Da Nang, Vietnam on Wednesday (Sept. 4) and that it will begin offering regular daily flights in December. EVA Air sai...

EVA Air sticks with lawsuit against union despite settlement

Taipei (CNA) -- EVA Airways said Monday (July 8) it will not drop an ongoing lawsuit against the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) in which it has alleged that the union illegally mobilized its f...

Striking EVA flight attendants urge Taiwan president to protect labor rights

TAIWAN (CNA) -- About 60 members of the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) on Friday marched from Taoyuan to Taipei to deliver a petition to the Presidential Office in Taipei, asking the president...

EVA Air strike drawn out, 24,000 to be affected on Sunday

Taipei, June 22 (CNA) -- A strike by EVA Airways flight attendants continued on Saturday, with the airline announcing that it will cancel 113 flights on Sunday, affecting roughly 24,000 passengers. ...

EVA Air sues union for 'illegally' striking

EVA Airways on Friday sued the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU), alleging that it illegally mobilized its flight attendants to go on strike. The company asked for a compensation of NT$34 mill...

Taiwan’s StarLux Airlines to launch first flights January 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei-headquartered StarLux Airlines (星宇航空) announced plans to operate its first flights in January 2020, with tickets available as early as December. The company is w...

Taiwan's Eva Air casts doubt on Flight Attendants Union ahead of strike vote

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After several negotiations with EVA Airways Corp. fell through, the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union have decided to hold a strike vote, a plan which the airline says is “...

Taiwan's EVA Air refuses to accept union’s demands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After a series of negotiations between EVA Airways Corp. and the airline’s flight attendants union fell through, the union decided on Thursday (April 25) to hold a s...

Unruly American passenger who traumatized Taiwanese stewardess dies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Given the anxiety in Taiwan about a possible return of a controversial American passenger in May, EVA Air announced today that the passenger had recently died in Thailand. E...

StarLux Airlines opens extensive recruitment in preparation for first launch by 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's latest registered air carrier, StarLux Airlines (星宇航空), announced on Dec. 18 that it is opening an extensive recruitment for 200 vacancies in various position...

Taiwan’s newest airline ramps-up pilot training and recruitment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s newest airline, StarLux Airlines, will begin training its founding group of 20 pilots in the U.S. next year and launch another pilot recruitment drive, repo...

Taoyuan airport to double baggage drop-off kiosks by year end

Taipei, Oct. 19 (CNA) Taoyuan International Airport Corp. (TIAC) said Friday it will double the number of baggage drop-off kiosks to 26 by the end of the year as part of a program to modernize airport...