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...

Taiwan confirms will not deport Chinese asylum seeking duo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) spokesperson confirmed that Taiwan will not deport the pair of Chinese asylum seekers who arrived at Taoyuan International ...

Taiwan will not deport Chinese asylum seeking duo: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 大陸委員會) has given assurances that two Chinese asylum seekers who arrived at Taoyuan International Airport on Sept. 27 will not...

Taiwan vice president departs for the Vatican

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) departed late Thursday for the Holy See on a trip that many see as an effort to maintain formal relations with the Vatican, which reach...

CAA warns of flight delays Wednesday due to military maneuvers

Taipei, Oct. 9 (CNA) Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) on Tuesday cautioned against possible flight delays on Wednesday morning because of acrobatic maneuvers and drills being perfor...

AirAsia to launch flights from Taiwan to Boracay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Low cost airline AirAsia announced on Monday that it will launch flights from Taiwan’s Taoyuan International Airport and Kaohsiung International Airport to...

Far Eastern Air launches new South Korea route

 Far Eastern Air Transport Corp. (FAT) on Monday launched a new route between Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and the tourist destination of Jeju in South Korea, becoming its third internati...

Taiwan Transportation Minister asks for Taoyuan Airport Terminal 3 redesign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Transportation Minister Wu Hong-mo (吳宏謀) confirmed Saturday that he had ordered a redesign of Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport’s Terminal 3 due to fears of escalating ...

Taiwanese airlines cancel Thursday Okinawa flights ahead of tropical storm

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan’s major airlines on Wednesday announced they were canceling flights to and from Okinawa scheduled for Thursday due to approaching Tropical Storm Kong-Rey (康芮). W...

EVA Air passenger dies after emergency landing in south Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A passenger died after his EVA Air flight from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Jakarta, Indonesia, made an emergency landing in Kaohsiung to get him to hospital, reports...

Kansai International Airport to close runway Sunday due to Typhoon Trami

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As Typhoon Trami (潭美) was approaching Japan, Kansai International Airport near Osaka would close its runway again Sunday, causing the cancellation of flights to and from Taiwan....

Power unit cable of China Airlines plane severed by cleaning worker at Taiwan Taoyuan Intl. Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –- A report concerning an incident at Taoyuan International Airport last month, has raised the possibility there may have been an attempt to sabotage a China Airlines a...

Breaking News: Cody Wilson has arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan Airport for flight to Houston

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - American 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson has arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to board a flight to Houston at 10 p.m. Saturday, according to media reports. Ea...

Wanted US 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson signed lease for apartment in Taipei that starts today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a manhunt is underway for the controversial American 3D-printed gun activist Cody Wilson, who is wanted for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor in Texas, reports have surf...

Osaka’s Kansai International Airport to return to normal services Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Beginning Friday September 21, airline services and ground transportation links at Kansai International Airport near Osaka, Japan, will return to normal for the first time...