June 17, 2015 6:25 am

World Airline Awards 2015 – Best Airlines of The World

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Qatar Airways has been voted as the world’s best airline at the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards.

The World Airline Awards 2015 take place on Tuesday 16th June, at Paris Air Show. Edward Plaisted of Skytrax said: “This is the third occasion we have staged the Awards event at Paris Air Show, and we are grateful to the Air Show organisers (GIFAS) for providing such a fabulous venue this year… “

The World Airline Awards began in 1999, when Skytrax launched its first global, airline passenger satisfaction survey. In 2000, the survey attracted a worldwide completion of 2.2 million users, which has since grown annually, with the latest 2013-2014 survey achieving 18.85 million completed entries.

In World Airline Awards 2015, the awards was decided by 18.9 million passengers in 110 countries across the globe — judge airlines on everything from the quality of their food and the comfort of their seats to the friendliness of their cabin crew.

Garuda Indonesia’s cabin crew were feted as the best in the world, and AirAsia was voted best low-cost airline for the seventh year in a row.

Here is the list of World Airline Awards 2015 :

1. Qatar Airways

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In a relatively short time, Qatar Airways has grown to more than 140 destinations worldwide, offering levels of service excellence that helped the award-winning carrier to become best in the world.

2. Singapore Airlines

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Singapore Airlines has come a long way since 1972, evolving from a regional airline to one of the most respected travel brands around the world.

3. Cathay Pacific Airways

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Voted Airline of the Year 2014, Cathay Pacific Airways has won the ‘World’s Best Airline’ award for the fourth time, more than any other airline.

4. Turkish Airlines

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Established in 1933 with a fleet of only five airplanes, Turkish Airlines flies to more countries in the world than any other airline (105 countries over five continents).

5. Emirates

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Founded in 1985, and flying out of Dubai with just two aircraft, Emirates now has a fleet of more than 230 aircraft, and currently fly to over 140 destinations in more than 80 countries around the world.

6. Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways cabin crew are seen at the 'World Chef Showcase' at Astral restaurant in Sydney, Australia - Friday, Oct 9, 2009. Photographer: Jack Atley/www.jackatley.com

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has in just ten years established itself as the world’s leading airline. Etihad Airways commenced operations in November 2003, and airline seeks to reflect the best of Arabian hospitality.

7. Ana All Nippon Airways

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Japanese carrier, ANA All Nippon Airways is the 13th largest airline in the world by revenues (2013).  ANA was the launch customer and biggest operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

8. Garuda Indonesia

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Garuda Indonesia is the national airline of Indonesia, operating one of the youngest average age of aircraft fleet in Asia. Garuda Indonesia delivers the hospitality and culture of Indonesia to travellers worldwide.

9. Eva Air

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EVA Air is the second largest Taiwanese airline, flying to over 40 international destinations in Asia, Australia, Europe, and North America.

10. Qantas

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Qantas Airways is the flag carrier airline of Australia. Founded in the Queensland outback in 1920, Qantas has grown to be Australia’s largest domestic and international airline. Qantas is widely regarded as the world’s leading long distance airline and one of the strongest brands in Australia.