Air Taiwan From Australia, joined Dec 1999, 1516 posts, RR: 4 Reply 1, posted (11 years 3 weeks 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 2083 times:
Apparently according to EVA Air's website they're leasing 2 757-200s C24/Y154 from Far Eastern Air Transport, but the aircraft will be painted in EVA Air's colours, the seats will use EVA Air covers and passengers will be using EVA Air cutlery, however it'll be operated by EF pilots and F/as
EVA Airways anounced that because of the high demand for Macau flight, effective May 1, EVA Air will begin to fly a larger B757-200, leased from FAT on KHH-MFM, replacing MD90. Effective May 15, some TPE-MFM flight will also operated by B757-200.
B757-200 has C24Y154 in configuration. The lease of 2 757 will last for 2 years. The 757 will be painted in EVA's colour, inflight seats with EVA style.
EVA/UNI/FAT has agreed to exchange the planes, according to the demands for both 3 airlines. Under the agreement, EVA will lease 2 B757 from FAT, while FAT will lease 2 MD90 from UNI. The lease includes flight crew.
The maintainance of 757 will be handled by FAT, while FAT leased M90 will handled by UNI.