The leaders and top management from over 40 airlines from across the globe attended the Skytrax event, where Emirates was voted the World’s Best Airline by air travellers.
The World’s Top 10 Airlines of 2016
- Qatar Airways
- Singapore Airlines
- Cathay Pacific
- ANA All Nippon Airways
- Etihad Airways
- Turkish Airlines
- EVA Air
- Qantas Airways
Emirates was voted the World’s Best Airline by customers at the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards. This is the fourth time Emirates has won this top prize in the awards history. The airline also won the World’s Best Inflight Entertainment award. Emirates improved its position across a range of awards categories performing well in First, Business and Economy Class survey sections and achieving a top-10 finish in the World’s Best Cabin Staff category.
Qatar Airways was second in the global ranking and won a range of top awards being named the World’s Best Business Class, the World’s Best Business Class lounge and Best Airline Staff in the Middle East. The airline’s renowned service, modern aircraft and luxurious cabins, combined with an expanding global network, continue to set Qatar Airways apart from the competition.”
Third placed Singapore Airlines achieved top success winning the award for Best Airline in Asia. As well as the title for the Best Business Class Airline Seat.
For all travellers within Europe, Turkish Airlines ranked No 7 in the world were yet again named as the Best Airline in Europe. The Istanbul based carrier was also acknowledged for its Business Class catering with top prizes for both onboard and lounge dining standards.