EVA Air took delivery of its first Boeing 777 freighter, registration number B-16781, at the Boeing Everett Delivery Center in Seattle on Wednesday, 8 November, 2017. The carrier flew its newest freighter from Paine Field to Taiwan’s Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), departing shortly after delivery and arriving on Thursday, 9 November (Taipei Time). The airport welcomed Taiwan’s first Boeing 777 freighter with a water cannon ceremony provided with two fire trucks.
EVA Air bid a fond farewell to the old and an enthusiastic welcome to the new in a celebration for the retirement of its Boeing 747-400 passenger aircraft and debut of new uniforms in Hangar No. 3 of Evergreen Aviation Technologies Corp.
For the safety and comfort of passengers, EVA Air delayed and canceled some of flights on July 29, 2017 when Typhoon Nesat was approaching and appeared to be on a path through Taiwan.
EVA Air is continuing its winning ways by taking the top spot in two categories of SKYTRAX’s annual World Airline Awards, Best Airline Cabin Cleanliness and Best Business Class Comfort Amenities.
The world’s largest travel site, TripAdvisor, has revealed airlines as a brand-new Travelers’ Choice Awards category and honored EVA Air with two distinctions, “Top 10 Major Airline in Asia Pacific” and “Best Airline – Taiwan.” TripAdvisor honored the world’s top carriers based on the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings gathered over a 12-month period for airlines worldwide. In addition to serving major cities throughout Asia, Taiwan-based EVA flies to Europe, Oceania and North America where gateways are Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Toronto and Vancouver. Travelers can learn more about EVA and its services at www.evaair.com.
EVA Air revealed Hello Kitty frolicking along the fuselage of the latest edition of its popular painted aircraft with more Sanrio Family characters on the Joyful Dream Jet in a launch celebration at Tokyo Haneda Airport today (10 April, 2017)
Wine experts judging Business Traveller Magazine’s prestigious annual Cellars in the Sky 2016 competition awarded EVA Air two Gold Medals, one for Best Business Class Cellar and the other for Best Business Class Sparkling. The top honors are tributes to EVA’s core commitment to quality service and to the experience its Royal Laurel Class business passengers enjoy onboard flights. This is the second year in a row for EVA to take the highest honors in the Business Class Cellar category. More information about the airline’s excellent services is available on its website at www.evaair.com.
EVA Air is introducing more characters and creating a new edition of its popular Sanrio-family aircraft. Best known for Hello Kitty jets, EVA launched a “Travel Fun” Jet today (Saturday, 4 March, 2017)
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Taiwanese airline, EVA Airways Corporation today formalized and signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) aimed at working on joint tourism promotion strategies that will boost numbers of visitors from the USA and Canada.