EVA Air reports ongoing loss from cabin crew strike reach USD100m as of 08-Jul-2019

9 July, 2019

EVA Air cancelled (08-Jul-2019) 707 frequencies between 20-Jun-2019 and 08-Jul-2019 due to ongoing cabin crew strike action, resulting in losses of around TWD3.12 billion (USD100 million). As previously reported by CAPA, the airline and the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union reached an agreement to end strike action on 06-Jul-2019, with strike action officially ending at 00:00 on 09-Jul-2019. The carrier said it expects to resume normal operations before the end of Jul-2019 and will also make schedule adjustments in Aug-2019 depending on crew scheduling and passenger demand. [more - original PR - Chinese]