Taiwan

China Airlines' new livery revealed after the renaming dispute

At the beginning of the year, China Airlines, the flag carrier of Taiwan, helped the government to transport numerous amounts of locally-made medical masks to support countries worldwide amid the pandemic. However, because of the large CHINA AIRLINES logo on the airframe, it was often mistaken for an airline from mainland China by the public, which brought up the dispute again over the company's name change. Taiwan's Legislative Yuan pass...


EVA Air introduces speed-dating flight to nowhere

Taiwanese carrier EVA Air introduces a new flight concept – speed-dating event in the skies....


Taiwan grounds F-16 fleet after fighter goes missing

An F-16A of the Taiwanese Air Force (ROCAF) went missing two minutes after takeoff from Hualien airbase, on the eastern coast of the island country. The search and rescue mission to recover the pilot is still ongoing....


Taiwan receives green light for MQ-9B maritime drones acquisition

Washington approved the sale of four MQ-9B SeaGuardian drones to give Taiwan new maritime surveillance capabilities to help defend its sovereignty from China....


Taiwan to release flights-to-nowhere V2.0 for domestic tourism

Taiwan's Ministry of Transportation and Communications announced today that it will launch "flight to nowhere" version 2.0, allowing those flights to take off and land at different airports on the isl...


Taiwan grounds F-5E fighter fleet after crash kills pilot

An F-5E fighter jet crashed off the coast of Taitung, southeastern Taiwan. The pilot died following the crash....


Taiwan accuses China of second airspace breach, simulating attack

Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense claims Chinese bombers and fighters breached its airspace on September 19, 2020, entering the country’s territory in a pincer movement and prompting Taiwan to scramble its own jets....


Taiwan scrambles fighters to intercept Chinese strategic bombers

The Ministry of National Defense of Taiwan reported that no less than eighteen Chinese military aircraft crossed the midline of the Taiwan Strait on September 18, 2020. As a response, fighter jets were scrambled for an interception....


Airlines in Taiwan recorded 184M loss yet better than expected

Since the beginning of this year, COVID19 has been breaking out in most countries worldwide, except Taiwan. The island has attracted worldwide attention for its success in preventing epidemics. Howeve...


StarLux to launch "Flights to The Moon" for Mid-Autumn Festival

Airlines worldwide are actively diversifying their business opportunities due to low-level operations and suspended flights, and StarLux Airlines may be the most representative case from Taiwan.StarLu...