EVA Air’s first Taipei – Chicago flight arrived at O’Hare International Airport at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016 after airline President Derek Chen and approximately 300 passengers enjoyed a pleasant, 14-hour flight across the Pacific. Chicago Department of Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans met the flight at the gate with a warm welcome. Taiwan Economic and Cultural Office Chicago Director General Calvin Ho and EVA President Chen joined Commissioner Evans at the gate to address a crowd of invited guests and passengers and celebrate the airline’s 8th gateway in North America with live jazz, finger foods and drinks in a party-like atmosphere. Close to 50 travel agents, cargo service representatives and other guests joined officials and airline executives for the celebration. Travelers can book and buy tickets through travel agents, EVA ticket offices and online at www.evaair.com.
Star Alliance is offering two Round the World tickets for a good cause and is inviting members of the public to decide which of the six shortlisted nominees should be selected to travel the world with a companion.
Star Alliance members EVA Air and Thai Airways will begin code-sharing on 30 October, 2016. The carriers will use both airlines’ flight numbers on North America service and onward Taipei – Bangkok connections.
Star Alliance, the world’s longest serving airline alliance, is offering you the chance to embark on a Round the World trip of a lifetime. All you need to do is correctly identify the location of photos recently taken by selected travel bloggers on their individual Round the World journeys.
Global airline quality ratings website SKYTRAX scored EVA Air as the world’s third Most Loved Airline.
Offering wide choice for Round the World travel on a global network is something only airline alliances can do. As the world’s longest serving airline alliance, Star Alliance has been offering Round the World fares for more than a decade.
Star Alliance members EVA Air and Avianca began code-sharing on 17 August, 2016, making travel between Asia and Central America more convenient and extending services for both airlines’ passengers.
Star Alliance, the way the Earth connects, has claimed the Best Airline Alliance title at the Skytrax World Airline Awards. The Alliance also received the Best Airline Alliance Lounge Award for its prestigious Los Angeles Lounge for the second year in row.