Bangkok Airways Voted 3rd Best Regional Airline in World

 | Wed 3 Jul 2013 14:20 ICT

CityNews – Bangkok Airways has been voted the 3rd World’s Best Regional Airline in the SkyTrax Awards 2013. Results are taken from satisfaction surveys taken by approximately 18 million passengers from around the globe.

Bangkok Airways plane at Chiang Mai airport

SkyTrax also takes votes for best airline, and many other aspects of commercial air travel. Emirates won best airline this year.

Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, the managing director of Bangkok Airways, told the press that Bangkok Airways was overjoyed to win the award. He said his staff would keep working hard.

“Thank you to customers who trusted us and chose Bangkok Airways. We will continue our great standards and serve you as best we can,” added Puttipong. 

SkyTrax is an independent organisation that undertakes research and the evaluation of the airline industry. All the results this year can be found here.

World’s best airlines 2013

1. Emirates

2. Qatar Airways

3. Singapore Airlines

4. ANA All Nippon Airways

5. Asiana Airlines

6. Cathay Pacific

7. Etihad Airways

8. Garuda Indonesia

9. Turkish Airlines

10. Qantas


Best cabin staff 2013

1. Cathay Pacific Airways

2. Asiana Airlines

3. Malaysia Airlines

4. EVA Air

5. Singapore Airlines

6. ANA All Nippon Airways

7. Garuda Indonesia

8. Qatar Airways

9. Hainan Airlines

10. Thai Airways