HONG KONG, 24 June 2019: EVA Air officials have confirmed the cancellation of hundreds of flights through to at least 30 June, a corporate travel update released by CTM states.
The disruption due to an industrial strike will impact on Taiwan Taoyuan (TPE/RCTP), Taipei Songshan (TSA/RCSS), Taichung (RMQ/RCMQ) and Kaohsiung (KHH/RCKH) airports.
Flights to all regional destinations such as Bangkok and Singapore and long haul international routes to Europe are impacted.
Officials said it was one of the worst cases of flight disruption to occur in Asia in recent years.
The airline’s flight attendants went out on strike and travel agents are warning clients that there will be delays and cancellations for the duration of the strike through to 30 June
Local newspapers on Sunday were reporting more than 679 flights will have been cancelled from the start of the strike 22 June to when it is supposed to end 30 June.