Doesn't it seem like Hello Kitty has been around forever? Well, this year the cartoon character is celebrating its 40th birthday. In case you're not familiar, Hello Kitty is a cartoon character created in 1974 by Japanese company Sanrio. Her motto is "You can never have too many friends. To celebrate the 40 year milestone, Taiwanese airline EVA Air will start flying its Hello Kitty themed airplane from Paris to Taipei. This is the first time the plane has flown in Europe, and it's quite possibly the best way to fly.