EVA Air Launches Royal Laurel Class on New York JFK Service from June 2012

EVA Air starting June 2012 is launching new Business Class inflight product, dubbed as “Royal Laurel Class”. From 02JUN12, The Royal Laurel Class will be debut on Taipei – New York JFK service on board Boeing 777-300ER three times a week initially.

The airline plans to reconfigure its entire Boeing 777 fleet with Royal Laurel Class seating, which features 38 full lie-flat bed/seats, with length up to 2m. Boeing 777-300ER Configuration with new Business Class is C38W63Y211. Layout in Royal Laurel is 1-2-1 instead of 2-2-2. Information can be found here.

Planned schedule:
BR032 TPE1905 – 2150JFK 77W 146
BR031 JFK0145 – 0535+1TPE 77W 257

Day 3 from TPE, Day 4 from JFK (effective 18JUN12 Day 23 from TPE, Day 34 from JFK) operates with existing Premium Laurel Business Class Product.