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 newest airline Starlux prepares to take flight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Starlux Airlines is generating buzz as it prepares to take flight as a new major carrier based in Taiwan beginning in January 2020. Over the past two days, Starlux has ...

Taiwan's StarLux gains CAA approval to operate on Japan, Thailand routes

Taipei, July 8 (CNA) StarLux Airlines Co. Ltd., a new Taiwan-based carrier, will operate at least 13 scheduled or chartered flights to Japan and Thailand when it begins service next year, according to...

StarLux Airlines confirms 13 air routes from Taiwan to Japan, Thailand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan-based carrier StarLux Airlines (星宇航空), which is expected to operate its first flight in January 2020, has received approval on 11 regular scheduled routes and 2 cha...

Striking EVA Air flight attendant jumps ship to join Taiwanese rival Starlux

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An EVA Air (長榮航空) flight attendant who had been taking part in a strike with her coworkers, has been found to have switched jobs to join upstart rival Starlux Airlines (星宇航空). ...

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...

StarLux to sign Taiwan’s largest ever single Airbus purchase agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s StarLux Airlines Co. (星宇航空), which plans to start operating flights early next year, will sign an agreement with Airbus in Taipei on Tuesday to purchase 17 ...

Taiwan’s StarLux Airlines buys 17 Airbus A350 aircraft

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Recently established StarLux Airlines (星宇航空) will sign a contract this month to buy 17 Airbus A350 passenger aircraft, reports said Friday. StarLux was officially founded las...

New Taiwan airline targets transit passengers between U.S. and Southeast Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - StarLux Airlines (星宇航空) will target passengers traveling between the United States and Southeast Asia, as right now too few of them transit in Taiwan, company founder Chang Kuo-...

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...

StarLux Airlines flight operations center starts construction in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Following a deal from European plane manufacturer Airbus, the newly established Taiwanese carrier StarLux has started construction of its global flight operations center in Taoy...

Taiwan's StarLux Airlines CEO to ink deal with Airbus for 17 aircraft

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The up and coming Taiwanese airline, StarLux, is preparing to make a big purchase to expand its fleet ahead of a start to commercial operations, with a deal from European ...

Taiwan StarLux Airlines founding chairman hits scooter with BMW

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The founding chairman of StarLux Airlines (星宇航空), Chang Kuo-wei (張國煒), hit a scooter with his wife’s BMW Saturday morning, according to media reports. Last May 8,...

Former EVA chairman launches Starlux Airlines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former EVA Airways Chairman Chang Kuo-wei (張國煒) on Tuesday officially presented his new airline, Starlux Airlines (星宇航空), declaring flights to Japan as his first priority....