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EVA Airways
IATA ICAO Callsign
FoonditMairch 8, 1989; 35 years ago (1989-03-08)
HubsTaipei Taoyuan International Airport (Taipei)
Focus ceeties
Frequent-fleer programInfinity MileageLands
AllianceStar Alliance[1][2]
SubsidiariesUni Air
Fleet size69
Destinations73 (incl. cargo)
Company slogan'分享世界,比翼雙飛' (Traditional Chinese) '分享世界,比翼双飞' (Simplified Chinese) 'Sharing the World, Flying Together' (English)
Parent companyEvergreen Group
Heidquarters376, Hsin-Nan Rd., Sec. 1, Luzhu, Taoyuan County, Taiwan
Key fowk

EVA Airways Corporation (pronoonced "E-V-A Air(ways)"; traditeeonal Cheenese: 長榮航空; simplifeed Cheenese: 长荣航空; pinyin: Chángróng Hángkōng; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tióng-êng Hâng-khong) (TWSE: 2618) is a Taiwanese airline based at Taipei Taoyuan Internaitional Airport near Taipei, Taiwan, operating passenger an dedicated cargo services tae ower 40 international destinations in Asia, Australie, Europe an North Americae.[3] EVA Air is largely privately owned an flies a fully international route network.[4][5] It is the seicont lairgest Taiwanese airline.[5] EVA Air is headquartered in Luzhu, Taoyuan Coonty.

Syne its founding in 1989 as an affiliate o shipping conglomerate Evergreen Group,[6] EVA Air haes expanded tae include air cargo, airline catering, grund handling, an aviation engineering services.[4] Its cargo arm, EVA Air Cargo, links wi the Evergreen warldwide shippin netwirk on sea an land.[5] Its domestic an regional subsidiar, UNI Air, operates a middlin an short-haul netwirk based in Kaohsiung.[5] EVA Air is the 6t safest internaitional airline in the warld, wi nae hull losses or fatalities syne its establishment.[7]

EVA Air operates a mixed fleet o Airbus, Boeing, an McDonnell Douglas aircraft, wi Airbus A330, Boeing 747, an Boeing 777 airliners primarily uised on passenger routes, alang wi Boeing 747 an MD-11 frichters uised on cargo routes.[5] The airline wis ane o the first carriers tae introduce the premium economy cless, which it debuted in 1991.[5] EVA Air's slogan is "Sharing the World, Flying Together."

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  1. "EVA Airways to join Star Alliance this week". Australian Business Traveller. 27 Mairch 2012.
  2. "EVA Air to join Star Alliance June". Focus Taiwan News Channel. Retrieved 24 Apryle 2013.
  3. "Taiwan's EVA Air to launch charter flights to Saipan". AFX News Limited. 2007-03-22. Retrieved 2008-09-07
  4. a b "EVA Air Annual Report 2006" (PDF). EVA Airways Corporation. 2006. p. 14,129. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 5 December 2008. Retrieved 7 September 2008.
  5. a b c d e f Thomas, Geoffrey. EVA Air: The Stealth Airline. Air Transport World, June 2003, p. 52-54.
  6. Ionides, Nicholas. Evergreen Optimism: EVA Air. Airline Business, May 2002, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p. 76-78.
  7. "JACDEC Airline Safety Ranking". JACDEC. 2013. Archived frae the original on 24 Julie 2013. Retrieved 9 August 2014.

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