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Clement Charpentreau
Taiwan denounces Chinese strategic bomber incursion

In the past two days, multiple military aircraft of the Chinese People's Liberation Army have briefly entered Taiwan airspace, prompting a reaction from the island’s own air force....


AeroTime Team
Taiwan’s luxury Starlux Airlines launches first flights

Starlux Airlines, Taiwan’s start-up airline that brands itself as luxury carrier, has officially began operations. Inaugural flights, operated by Airbus A321neo, took off for the destinations in Macau, Da Nang (Vietnam) and Penang (Malaysia) on January 23, 2020....


Clement Charpentreau
Deadly helicopter crash kills Taiwan top military chief

A Taiwanese military helicopter crashed in a mountainous area near the capital of Taipei on January 2, 2020. Eight of the thirteen occupants were killed, including Taiwan’s chief of the general staff....


Clement Charpentreau
Taiwan Mirage 2000 black box found two years after disappearance

The Taiwan Ocean Research Institute recovered the flight data recorder of a Taiwanese Mirage 2000 fighter jet that mysteriously disappeared off the country’s northeast coast two years ago....


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Starlux Airlines signs firm order for 17 A350XWB

Starlux Airlines of Taiwan has signed a firm order with Airbus on March 19, 2019, for 17 widebody aircraft, comprising 12 A350-1000s and five A350-900s....


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Air New Zealand plane takes off from Auckland, lands in scandal

An Air New Zealand flight en route to Shanghai turned back and landed at the departing airport on February 9, 2019. Now, three days later, the occurrence is still causing a stir, as the reported reason behind the comeback taps into a highly sensitive political issue: allegedly, the plane was turned away because its paperwork contained a reference to Taiwan....


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China Airlines pilots union strikes midst Lunar Holidays

Updated. China Airlines is facing delays during busy Spring Holidays period, as pilot union representing approximately 900 of its pilots is gearing up for strikes....


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Airbus, China Airlines joint-livery A350 XWB

Airbus delivered China Airlines a new A350 XWB, painted in joint livery of both companies – shift from Taiwanese carrier’s previous A350s liveries....


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HK Express suspends Hong Kong – Hualien service

HK Expres is suspending flights between Hong Kong and Hualien starting October 27, 2018.  ...


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Opinion: how airlines are dragged by China into Taiwan dispute

Taiwanese citizens have been travelling to airports with feelings of nervous trepidation recently. The question preying on their minds: will their passports be accepted as valid travel documents?...