The leading consumer-aviation website through theSkytrax World Airline Awards, the popular Quality accolades intended for the world airline industry, and an international benchmark of airline excellence recently announce the world’s best airlines.
The world’s largest airline passenger satisfaction survey is being taken by people who travel across the globe to choose the annual winners. The title has been awarded during the 2016 Farnborough Airshow.
With Emirates Airlines topping the list for the fourth time in 15 years, here are Slytrax’s top 5 best airlines this year.
5. All Nippon Airways
All Nippon Airways is Japans biggest international carrier and home to one of the world’s largest fleets of Boeing 787 Dreamliners. The airline received praises from reviewers, with near-perfect scores for service, cleanliness, and safety. Many of its planes feature power and USB outlets and slide-forward-style reclining seats that add to overall privacy even in economy class.
In addition, ANA also won Best Airline Staff Service in Asia as well as World’s Best Airport Services
4. Cathay Pacific Airways
The airline holds the highest-ranked carrier from the Pacific rim, Cathay is one of the finest flying experiences in Asia.
Cathay Pacific also won Best First Class Airline Lounge and World’s Best Airline Cabin Cleanliness
3. Singapore Airlines
Having flight attendants trained to treat customers with great care and respect is this airline’s standout service giving passengers a pleasant experience throughout the journey. Economy perks include personal TVs with plenty of entertainment options and hot towels served before take-off.
The airline also took home the awards for Best Business Class Airline SeatandBest Airline in Asia.
2. Qatar Airways
The Doha-based airline received commendation from reviewers for its seat comfort and entertainment in-flight. As a matter of fact, the airline also took home the Best Business Class Seats title. Guests from economy class get to enjoy the connectivity of smartphone and tablet to their personal screens. The airline links over 125 destinations around the world and is expanding its offerings from Qatar to fifty new destinations, which includes direct flights to Miami, Los Angeles, and Dallas.
Qatar Airways also took home the award for Best Business Class Airline Lounge and World’s Best Business Class.
Over the past thirty years, Emirates has developed into one of the world’s premier long-haul carriers and prides itself for having the world’s largest fleet of Airbus A380 superjumbos and Boeing 777 wide-body jets.
Emirates’ advanced entertainment system features a wide selection of music and video options, and even allows for live tv and sporting events on its “ice” entertainment system-equipped airplane. Matter of fact, the airline has taken home Skytrax’s award for Best In-Flight Entertainment 12 years running.
Emirates President Tim Clark said “We are grateful to be recognized by the prestigious Skytrax awards. Our company has always put our customers at the heart of what we do, and we work hard to deliver the very best experience possible to our customers at every touchpoint, every day, all around the world.