Airbus is offering a proposal to EVA which will see a mix of buy and lease for up to 15 A340-500/-600.
EVA has begun the reconsidering its 777 orders. The company is reported that being unhappy for being the only customer for 772LR.
Boeing is currently offering EVA to turn the 8 options into firm orders.
EVA ordered 3 772LR and 4 773ER in 2000, with 8 options.
There are various speculations on whether EVA will actually cancel the firm order if it ordered 340. Airbus is expected to dispose the 777 before it delivered to EVA once EVA decide sticking with 340.