The Best Airlines in Australia/Pacific
1 Qantas Airways
2 Air New Zealand
3 Virgin Australia
4 Jetstar Airways
5 Fiji Airways
6 Tiger Airways (Australia)
7 Air Tahiti Nui
9 Air Vanuatu
10 Solomon Airlines
Source: http://www.worldairlineawards.com/Award ... egion.html
a380787 wrote:As expected, Star carriers are well represented among the ranks (queue the echo chamber about how Skytrax is all paid and rigged)
- 5 out of the Top 10 globally (SQ, NH, TK, BR, LH)
- 2 out of the Top 5 in Africa (SA, ET), and 3 out of Top 10 to if you wanna count Mango as a "Star Connecting Partner"
- 5 out of the Top 10 in Asia (SQ, NH, BR, TG, OZ)
- 1 out of the Top 3 in Australia/Pacific (NZ)
- 4 out of the Top 5 in Europe (TK, LH, LX, OS)
- 1 out of the Top 3 in North America (AC)
787fan8 wrote:Something tells me Emirates will recieve a 5 star rating within the next 5 years, that is unless they start to decline in service.
dubaiamman243 wrote:.....Skytrax today presented the 2016 World Airline Awards. Top leaders and management personnel from over 40 airlines from across the globe attended the event, where Emirates was voted the World’s Best Airline by air travellers.
mugler wrote:So what about South America??
dubaiamman243 wrote:mugler wrote:So what about South America??
1. LAN Airlines
2. Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
4. TAM Airlines
5. Sky Airline
6. Aerolineas Argentinas
9. Austral Líneas Aéreas
MaxxFlyer wrote:Had the winner been, say Delta, would there be the same praise, or do we go back to the invalidity of Skytrax?
MaxxFlyer wrote:I find it funny that when Skytrax awards are announced, so many people dismiss them as laughable. Most posts so far on this thread are congratulating Emirates. Had the winner been, say Delta, would there be the same praise, or do we go back to the invalidity of Skytrax?
chrisrad wrote:The same applies to any airline who wins the award. EK has too many inconsistencies across the board to warrant 'airline of the year'. Considering a few years ago they barely made it to the top 10, it's surprising.
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