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Taiwan China Airlines strike leaves 20,000 without flights

A strike by staff from Taiwan's largest carrier China Airlines left 20,000 passengers without flights today in the first industrial action by cabin crew in the island's aviation history.

China Airlines workers on indefinite strike in Taiwan

Workers' union on indefinite strike in protest of relocation of workplace

Profits soar at China's big three airlines

But its net profit more than doubled last year to 3.74 billion yuan (USD 575 million), it said.

China to get 100 Airbus planes this year

The market share of Airbus in China's wide-bodied aircraft market has now reached more than 60 percent, with over 110 Airbus A330 planes in operation, Xinhua cited the company as saying.

AI trashes report that ranks its safety amongst worst

National carrier Air India Friday termed as "questionable" a report released by a German aviation think-tank ranking it as the third worst airline among 60 global carriers in terms of safety.

Air India ranked world's third worst airline

Air India has been rated world's third least safe airline after China Airlines and TAM Airlines, according to a report from a website that monitors plane crashes around the world.