TAIPEI, TAIWAN (July 10, 2019) -- After EVA Air flight attendants went on strike, some Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) leaders and supporters threatened malicious actions that have made passengers anxious about flying with EVA. EVA takes this issue very seriously and is reinforcing preventive measures to ensure every passenger’s flight safety.
SKYTRAX revealed its 2019 World Airline Awards at the Paris Air Show on Tuesday, 18 June, 2019 and EVA Air was a winner. EVA has been certified as a SKYTRAX 5-Star Airline for the fourth year in a row and won double top spots for the World’s Best Airline Cabin Cleanliness and Best Economy Class Onboard Catering. On top of that, EVA was also ranked 6th among the “World’s Top 10 Airlines.”
TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, has revealed EVA Air as a winner in four categories of its third annual Travelers’ Choice Awards for Airlines, including 3rd place in the Top-10 World’s Best Airlines. The airline also earned rankings in Travelers’ Choice Major Airlines in Asia and top spots for Best Business and Premium Economy Classes in Asia. This marks EVA’s third year in a row as a Travelers’ Choice Award recipient and as the only winner among Taiwan-based airlines. Travelers can learn more about this year’s Airlines category awards at https://www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-Airlines and check out EVA’s routes and services at www.evaair.com.
EVA Air is adding three more weekly flights to its current daily Seattle schedule, starting May 25, 2019. The new Monday, Thursday and Saturday service increases frequency to 10 flights a week, boosts capacity and enhances itinerary convenience and flexibility on the busy route. Travelers can book EVA’s expanded schedule now through travel agents, the airline’s ticket offices and on its website at www.evaair.com.
EVA Air has collaborated with renowned fashion designer Jason Wu, luxury brands, including Rimowa and Ferragamo, acclaimed chefs and more to create new 2019 amenities and service items for Royal Laurel and Premium Laurel Classes passengers.
EVA Air ranks in AirlineRatings.com’s top-20 World’s Safest Airlines for 2019. This marks the airline’s sixth year in a row to earn a place among the rating website’s “best of the best” for safety. The safety rating criteria is based on analyses of data from aviation governing body, aviation associations, governmental authorities and crash data, using a seven-star rating system. EVA consistently earns high rankings from AirlineRatings for making quality service and safety its top priorities. Travelers can learn more about EVA’s award-winning services, its global route system and book flights at www.evaair.com.
EVA Air will launch flights to three more destinations in Japan in 2019, complementing the eight gateways it is serving now. Subject to government approvals, EVA will initiate flights from Taoyuan International Airport near Taipei, Taiwan to Nagoya, Aomori and Matsuyama, starting in the second quarter and continuing through the third. Travelers can learn more about EVA’s schedules, easy connections and services, in addition to booking flights, on the airline’s website at www.evaair.com.
EVA Air has brought home two significant Airline Excellence Awards from global airline safety and product champion AirlineRatings.com. The Star Alliance member earned the No. 8 position among the World’s Top-10 Airlines 2019 and Best Long-Haul Airline Asia/Pacific. More about the awards and rating criteria is available at www.AirlineRatings.com.
TAIPEI, TAIWAN (October 22, 2018) --EVA Air showcased its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner in a grand debut event at Evergreen Aviation Technologies Corp.’s Hangar No. 3. EVA Chairman Steve Lin officially hosted the event and welcomed Taiwan’s aviation authorities, travel agencies, air cargo freight forwarders, EVA social media fans and employees. Approximately 400 guests celebrated with EVA as it unveiled its first 787-9 Dreamliner.