As an added service to its East Asia-bound passengers and to
celebrate the new route, EVA Air launched a special Mumbai Web site
(mumbai.evaair.com) on March 12. Site visitors get an at-a-glance
schedule of EVA’s Mumbai flights, including connecting service from
both Los Angeles and San Francisco. Until April 30, visitors can
also enter to win a trip to Mumbai aboard one of EVA’s roomy Boeing
First prize is a roundtrip business-class ticket from Los Angeles
or San Francisco to Mumbai; second prize is a roundtrip Evergreen
Deluxe premium economy class ticket; and third prize is a roundtrip
No purchase is necessary to enter but all participants must be 18
years of age or older; all contest details and rules are available
on the contest page online.
EVA’s three-flight-a-week BR71 service departs Taipei on Wednesday
and Friday at 11 p.m., and Sunday at 11:30 p.m., arriving in India
seven hours later. Flight BR72 returns from Mumbai on Monday,
Thursday and Saturday at 6:30 a.m., and arrives back in Taipei at 3
p.m. the same day. Connecting services take travelers onward to San
Francisco, Los Angeles and other gateways in the United States.
In addition to Los Angeles and San Francisco, EVA also serves
Seattle, Newark and Vancouver in North America. It offers
connecting services throughout the United States and Canada via
code-shared flights with Continental Airlines, American Airlines,
America West and Air Canada.