By: Chen Wei-ting and Elizabeth Hsu
Taipei, May 22 (CNA) Taiwan’s two largest airlines — China Airlines (CAL) and EVA Airways (EVA) — have both earned 2016 Leisure Lifestyle Awards presented by Global Traveler, an American monthly magazine for business and leisure luxury travelers.
The award-winning design of CAL’s new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft helped it win the award for Best Premium-Economy Class in this year’s Leisure Lifestyle Awards.
“The cabin features seating with fixed backshell and front-sliding seat recline, 12.1-inch personal entertainment touchscreens, power outlets and USB ports, personal storage space and a reading light,” Global Traveler said.
EVA Airways (EVA) won a Leisure Lifestyle Special Achievement Award for its Hello Kitty-themed aircraft, which was recognized as “Outstanding Customized Services.” [FULL STORY]