, NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 23 – Qatar Airways has won three awards at the 2015 Business Traveller Awards that include Best Airline, Best Business Class Airline and Best Middle Eastern Airline categories.
The awards are voted for by readers of the Business Traveller magazine with the results authenticated by an independent auditing company and are widely recognised as the airline industry’s benchmark for excellence.
Readers base their voting on the strength of the airline’s customer service, its route network and services.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker said the awards are a reflection of the airline’s continued commitment to provide passengers with an industry leading service and innovative product throughout their journey.
This comes as the airline was also recently recognised as one of the leading airlines in the world at the UK Condé Nast Traveller ‘Readers Travel Awards’. The airline was awarded the ‘Best for Business’ accolade and runner-up as the readers’ choice for ‘Leisure Long Haul Travel’.
The airline also received the Airline of the Year, Best Business Class Airline Seat and Best Airline in the Middle East at the 2015 Skytrax Awards. This is the third time the airline has won the accolade of Airline of the Year.
Qatar Airways is one of the fastest growing airlines operating one of the youngest fleets in the world. Now in its 18th year of operations, Qatar Airways has a modern fleet of 166 aircraft flying to 152 key business and leisure destinations across six continents.
Qatar Airways is a member of the oneworld global alliance. The award-winning alliance was named the World’s Best Airline Alliance 2015 by Skytrax for the third year running.