Turkish Airlines was chosen as “Europe’s Best Airline” for the sixth consecutive time at the 2016 Skytrax World Airlines Awards. Skytrax is the most respected global airline passenger survey organization in the industry, its World Airline Awards described as “the Oscars of the aviation industry.” Six years running is a real accolade and demonstrates Turkish Airlines’ continued commitment to the passenger satisfaction and development within the industry.
The independent survey evaluates traveler experiences across a wide range of airport services. It also evaluates key performance indicators like check-in, arrivals, transfers, shopping, security, immigration and gate departures. This year’s awards were based on over a million questionnaires completed by nationalities worldwide. The survey covered 550 airports worldwide and consequently unveiling an unrivalled perception of the airline industry across the globe.
Turkish Airlines picked up three other awards this year:
- Best Airline in Southern Europe
- Best Business Class Dining Lounge
- Best Business Class On-Board Catering
Turkish Airlines continues to consolidate its position as one of the world’s leading airlines through its significant investments, prestigious award wins, impressive growth figures, large-scale aircraft orders and a continuously expanding route network. Turkish Airlines currently flies to 290 destinations of 116 nations served across the globe.