Skytrax announced the world's Top Airlines in 2017, as voted by airline customers around the world. The awards, described as 'the Oscars of the aviation industry', are most coveted Quality accolades for the world airline industry, and a global benchmark of airline excellence..[…]
Qatar Airways has been named the best airline in the world for 2017 by the leading consumer-aviation website Skytrax.
The Doha-based airline was presented with the award on Tuesday at a ceremony during the 2017 Paris Air Show.
Often referred to as the “Oscars of the aviation industry,” Skytrax is the most prestigious award ceremony in aviation field.
Here are the top performers in each category:
You can see the full lists in each category here.
Overall, airlines from Asia dominate the elite end of Skytrax’s rankings — taking nine of the top 10 spots.
The Skytrax rankings are based on the impressions of 19.87 million travelers from 105 different countries. The survey, which covered more than 325 airlines, measured 49 parameters ranging from boarding procedures to seat comfort to the quality of service.
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