EVA Air Business Class
Eva Airlines are an international, mostly privately owned airline based out of Taiwan’s Taoyuan International Airport near Taipei, Taiwan. Largely owned by the Evergreen Group, a shipping and service company; EVA made their first flight in 1989. They currently operate both passenger and dedicated cargo service to more than 40 international destinations throughout Asia, Europe, Australia, and North American countries. EVA Airlines are second only to their larger rival China Airlines. This airline company has their corporate headquarters in Lujhu, located in Taoyuan County, Taiwan. The company is known for their special green and white coloured brand of airplanes, and their “Share the World, and Fly Together” slogan.
Flying Business Class with EVA Airlines
EVA Airlines Business Class, or “Premium Laurel” as they refer to it is comparable to first class on many other airlines. EVA Air now has the “EVA Air Check-in Kiosks” at their Taiwan location, making it easy for passengers to check-in and print applicable boarding passes electronically to save time. The kiosks will be available world-wide in the future. A pre-flight lounge is available for drinks and casual dining, in all of EVA’s destinations.
Each of their “Premium Laurel” business class cabins are outfitted with satellite phones, 100+ selections of music for your listening pleasure, video on demand entertainment with 40 movies, video games, and in special mood lighting. National and short-haul services flown by EVA Air and UNI Air MD-90 aircraft also feature a short-haul business class. EVA was voted “Best in Class” for their Premium Laurel service in 2007.
Premium Laurel Class, also offers delicious gourmet entrees to help you enjoy your flight – Din Tai Fung, an award winning Taiwanese restaurant designed many of the menu items offered to customers. A well stocked salad bar, along with European wine selections are also served on board. The company seeks to compliment their customer’s loyalty to them with their frequent flyer program, the “Evergreen Club”. The club gives members points based on how many miles they travel, and takes into account which level of service you use most frequently. Contact a travel agent for their current deals.
How To Book Business Class with EVA Airlines
Its always advisable to anyone considering air travel, to consult a licensed travel agent, to help facilitate your travel. A travel agent seemingly costs more money when pricing out deals, and considering the cost of the agent on top of the perceived airline pricing. However, most customers aren’t aware that the airline typically passes their special deals on to travel agencies. Service companies know that the agents pass business on to them, and also make sure the customer has all the information, and documentation before check in. This makes the airlines task to please their customers easier, which makes giving agents better deals to work with more cost effective. It’s also important for you to be informed of any cultural, customs, and insurance needs you may need at any particular departure, or destination. Sourcing out a trained travel agent guarantees no surprises lie ahead on your journey.