September 9th. In line with national policies of overall development of civil aviation and the opening of Taoyuan International Airport(TPE, formerly known as Chiang Kai-Shek International Airport), Ministry of Transportation & Communications and China Airlines organized the Preparatory Committee for the establishment of Taoyuan International Airport Services (TIAS Co. Ltd.)
Preparatory Office was founded in May.
November 8th. Completed the registration and establishment of Taoyuan International Airport Service Co., Ltd.
February 26th. TIAS began ground service operation at Taoyuan International Airport (TPE).
July 31th. The name of the company was changed to Taoyuan International Airport Services Co., Ltd.
TIAS become one of the members of IATA Ground Handling Council (IGHC) in July.
August 1st. Set up Data Processing Center to launch comprehensive computerized operation and development on operation system.
The Equipment Maintenance Department completed the registration of ground support equipment (GSE) maintenance factory in January.
Designed TIAS C.I.S. (Corporate Identification System) logo in October.
April 2nd. TIAS Training Center was founded to provide comprehensive management of training planning and implementation.
March 25th. TIAS acquired ISO-9002 accreditation certification under the inspection of British Standards Institution (BSI).
December 30th. To balance the organization faculties, the Auditor Office had been set up for auditing the service quality and the financial items.
Comply with overall strategy from mother company, China Airlines Group, TIAS has invested in Taiwan Air Cargo Terminal (TACT) in September.
TIAS has set up special dispatch team at Taitung Airport (TTT) in January and being the first venture into domestic ground handling market.
The manufactures and maintenance of cargo pallets and containers factory is certified by Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA).
May 23th. TIAS established a subsidiary service company-Tao Yu company.
June 3rd. Our ISO accreditation had been successfully transferred to ISO 9001:2000.
TIAS acquired the Airport Handling Manual 804 (AHM804) of IATA accreditation, and has won a prize for excellence in ground handling in August.
TIAS completed Aviation Security Plan and Aviation Security Quality Control Plan which were approved by Aviation Police Bureau and apply to Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) as well as Taitung Airport (TTT).
Registered as the certified IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operation (ISAGO) provider in October.
TIAS is the first ground handling company to obtain this honor in Taiwan.
October 9th. TIAS successfully passed the reexamination of ISAGO inspection.
November 7th. TIAS successfully passed the reexamination of ISAGO inspection.
October 20th. TIAS successfully passed the reexamination of ISAGO inspection.