EVA certified as a SKYTRAX 5-Star Airline for third year in a row Took 5th Place in World’s Top 10 Airlines and 1st Place in World’s Best Airport Services
EVA Air is upholding its high standards for safety and service and continuing its winning ways to take the top spot in “World’s Best Airport Services” of SKYTRAX’s annual World Airline Award categories. In addition, SKYTRAX recognized EVA’s ongoing commitment to quality service as one of only eleven 5-Star Airlines worldwide and ranked it among the World´s Top 10 Airlines of 2018. SKYTRAX revealed its 2018 World Airline Awards in London on Tuesday, 17 July 2018.
Service quality improvement has always been firmly embedded as EVA’s priority. From airport check-in to inflight service, EVA strives for perfection in every detail. As advancing technologies have created new pathways for innovation and continual improvements in the passenger experience, EVA has introduced new comforts and conveniences. For example, EVA’s official website and APP for mobile devices enable passengers to save time at the airport by selecting seats and checking in ahead of time.
EVA regularly works with well-known brands to create new service items and inflight products such as Natural Benefits cold-pressed mango mixed juice, France’s PAUL pound cake and SEASON Cuisine Pâtissiartism Neige cake. Especially for Royal Laurel Class business passengers, EVA has introduced “California Blue” RIMOWA and Georg Jensen leather amenity kits for long-haul flights to and from Taipei, Taiwan. EVA collaborated with London-Based “APUJAN” to design new pajamas and make its flights even more comfortable. It also has improved and updated service items in Premium Economy Class, starting with new food and beverage menus designed by JL Design.
“We are thrilled to be awarded 5-Star Airline certification for the third consecutive year,” said EVA President Clay Sun. “I’m especially grateful to the EVA staff and thank everyone from the bottom of my heart for always doing their very best to serve every passenger. It is a great honor to be recognized by travelers from around the globe. We will never lose sight of our goal for EVA to be the very best. We aim to make every journey with us a delightful, relaxing experience for every passenger.” SKYTRAX identified the world’s best airlines through analyses of an extensive global passenger satisfaction survey that featured 335 airlines in the final results. Between August 2017 and May 2018, 20.36 million travelers, representing more than 100 nationalities, responded in English, Spanish and Chinese on 49 survey topics, including airport and onboard environments. The global ratings organization describes the survey as “independent, impartial and global” and its awards program is not-for-profit.The annual World Airline Awards are among the most respected in the airline industry. After being recognized in past survey results for outstanding services and products in multiple areas, EVA is proud to bring home 2018 SKYTRAX World Airline Awards in the categories listed on the chart below:
Award 2018 Ranking
World’s Top 10 Airlines No.5
World’s Best Airport Services No.1
Best Airline Staff in Asia No.2
World’s Cleanest Aircraft Cabins No.2
Best Airlines in Asia No.3
World’s Best Airline Cabin Crew No.5
World’s Best Business class Airlines No.10
Best Business Class Comfort Amenities No.3
World’s Best Premium Economy class Airlines No.7
Best Premium Economy Class Airline Catering No.8
World’s Best Economy class Airlines No.8
Best Economy Class Airline Seats No.8
Best Economy Class Airline Catering No.7
EVA is frequently honored, awarded and recognized by organizations worldwide. AirlineRatings ranked EVA among “World’s Top 20 Safest Airlines.” TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, honored EVA Air with five distinctions, “5th place in Top-10 World’s Best Airline Award,” “Top-10 Major Airlines in Asia,” “Best Business Class in Asia,” “Best Premium Economy Class in Asia” and “Travelers’ Choice Economy Class in Asia.”
About EVA AIR:
EVA AIR, a Star Alliance member, was established in 1989 as Taiwan’s first privately owned international airline. It is part of the respected Evergreen Group and a sister company to global container-shipping leader Evergreen Line. It flies a fleet of more than 70 Boeing and Airbus aircraft to more than 60 international destinations throughout Asia, Oceania, Europe and North America. With just one easy stop in Taipei, travellers can connect onward to every major city in Asia, including 17 destinations in China.
EVA AIR flies three times a week (Monday, Thursday, Saturday) from Vienna nonstop to Taipei and four times a week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday) via Bangkok to Taipei. The airline uses a modern Boeing 777-300ER in three-class configuration on the route. With proven EVA AIR cooperation partners, it is easy to travel from Bangkok to other destinations in Thailand and Southeast Asia. From its home base in Taipei, EVA AIR provides optimal connections to mainland China, Japan, Australia and North America.
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