I’m not sure I get the Hello Kitty hype. She’s a cute cat, to be sure, but what’s she all about? Does she represent something in particular? And how is she so good at getting her face printed on merchandise the world over?
Personally when it comes to Japanese cats, I’m more of a Maru fan. So for clarity, this article is not an endorsement of the Sanrio Corporation, Kitty, her views, beliefs, or fuzzy little friends.
Now that that’s out of the way. Eva Air (a Taiwanese carrier) has built a whole fleet of Hello Kitty jets so I’ve put together some photos to show you what it’s like to fly on one. By chance, we flew on two of them:
So what do you think? Is this a fun marketing ploy on Eva’s part, or have they gone overboard here?