Vanilla Air A320-200 at Taoyuan Airport (AirlineGeeks | Albert Kuan)

Vanilla Air to Begin Operations at Fukuoka Airport

Narita-based low-cost carrier Vanilla Air announced Thursday that it plans to begin operations at Japan’s Fukuoka Airport in southern Japan, with its first destination from the airport being Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan. Currently, Vanilla Air flies between Taoyuan and Tokyo, Narita, Osaka, and Okinawa. The launch of this new route on March 25 will be its 5th air link between Taiwan and Japan. Vanilla Air will be the first Japanese airline to operate international flights out of Fukuoka since Japan…

The Competition for Taiwan: China Airlines vs. EVA Air

Taiwan, known by its official title of the Republic of China, has gone through a period of rapid economic growth since the 1960s. While it may not be a member of the United Nations, it has grown to become a gateway to neighboring China as well as other major countries in Asia. Two…