Taiwan's southernmost airport considers charter flights from Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A charter flight will take off from the Philippines capital Manila on Sept. 21, carrying five aviation inspectors and 12 engineers. Its destination: Hengchun Airport, in P...

Taiwan Hengchun Airport to remain open, hoping for charter flights

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Hengchun Airport in Pingtung County will continue to stay open on a trial basis as it still hopes to serve international charter flights, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) sai...

Hengchun Airport could be turned over to military use

Taipei, May 30 (CNA) The Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) is mulling the idea of turning Hengchun Airport in Pingtung County, southern Taiwan, over to the military after it has not seen a single...

Spring Wave Music, Arts Festival to move to Taipei this year

The Spring Wave Music and Arts Festival, one of the major events of the Kenting music festival April 2-5 in southern Taiwan, will move to Taipei this year, the sponsor said Tuesday. Shen Kuang-yuan...

2016 Kenting Music Festival to miss out Spring Wave

The 2016 Kenting Music Festival, which will be held April 2 – 5, will miss out the Spring Wave Music and Art Festival, which will change its venue to Taipei this year because the local government has ...

Idleness of Hengchun Airport casts doubts on its future

Taipei, Oct. 14 (CNA) Lawmakers on the Legislative Yuan's Transportation Committee appeared doubtful Wednesday when the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) proposed its 2016 budget plan, in whic...

Hengchun Airport faces August 2016 deadline

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After lawmakers demanded the closure of Hengchun Airport in Pingtung County, the Ministry of Transportation Wednesday said it would decide the airport’s fate next August after a...

Fate Hengchun Airport to be decided in 2016

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The fate of Hengchun Airport in Pingtung County will be decided late next year, the Civil Aeronautics Administration said Saturday following reports that no flights had landed o...