China Airlines, one of the airlines impacted by the new security rules for U.S. bound flights (Photo: AirlineGeeks | James Dinsdale)

Ontario Airport Receives First Transpacific Flight

Starting in Spring of 2018, China Airlines will be the first carrier to offer transpacific flights from Ontario International Airport. Four weekly flights will be flown between Taiwan and the Southern California airport, onboard the airline’s Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. China Airlines believes that the new route will succeed as traffic demands between the Asia-Pacific region and the U.S. is forecasted to grow by 6.1 percent every year. The airline projects that it will carry over 80,000 passengers in each direction…