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Turkish Airlines Turkish Airlines receives Skytrax’s “Best Airline in Europe” award for the 9th time

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Turkish Airlines receives Skytrax’s “Best Airline in Europe” award for the ninth time
Turkish Airlines (Headquarters: Istanbul, Turkey; Representative Director: Bilal Ekusi) was awarded the 9th Best Airline Award by Skytrax at the 2024 World Airline Awards, also known as the Academy Awards of the aviation industry. Selected as “Best Airline in Europe”.
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On June 24, 2024, at an awards ceremony held at Fairmont Windsor Park in London, the World’s Best Business Class Catering was announced based on the results of an independent survey conducted by Skytrax. The airline also won top awards in two other categories, including “Class Catering” and “Best Airline in Southern Europe.” These awards highlight Turkish Airlines’ exceptional service across its extensive network and demonstrate Turkish Airlines’ commitment to providing its customers with a comfortable and unique travel experience. It shows dedication.
Receiving the award at the ceremony Bilal Ekusi, CEO of Turkish Airlines, said: “We are very happy to receive this prestigious award from Skytrax. We are the best airline in Europe and Southern Europe. Being selected and recognized for the excellence of our business class catering is a testament to the hard work of our entire team and our dedication to our customers.This is a wonderful award that recognizes us as part of the Turkish Airlines family. We would like to thank our valued customers who have rated us as worthy of this recognition and the team at Skytrax who have put this recognition into practice. With Turkish hospitality in our DNA, we offer our customers an unparalleled travel experience. We remain committed to delivering, innovating and improving our services.”
Edward Plaisted, CEO of Skytrax, said: “Turkish Airlines has been named Best Airline in Europe, marking the ninth time in this competitive region that Turkish Airlines has been named Best Airline in Europe. Turkish Airlines has won the World’s Best Business Class Catering award for the second time in a row, proving that Turkish Airlines and its catering partners are loved by its customers. Turkish DO&CO should be proud of this success.
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With this award, Turkish Airlines has established its leading position in hospitality, service quality and the most extensive flight network of any other airline. With the addition of the new Melbourne route in March 2024, the unrivaled national flag carrier’s network now reaches 293 routes across six continents.
Turkish Airlines is also committed to sustainability in the aviation industry and is working on various projects to create a better world for future generations. Turkish Airlines remains committed to maintaining and improving the quality of our services and providing our customers with a best-in-class travel experience.
About Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines was founded in 1933 as the flag carrier of Turkey. Currently, it has 457 aircraft (passenger and cargo) and is the airline that serves the world’s largest number of countries, with an extensive network of 349 airports in 342 cities in 130 countries. Turkish Airlines official website (Japanese only):
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*From February 2014, Turkish Airlines changed its name to “Turkish Airlines”. In the future, we will aim to further expand our global business and improve customer satisfaction.
About Star Alliance
Star Alliance was established in 1997 as the world’s first airline alliance, seamlessly providing a wide range of services to travelers around the world. We have received high recognition in the industry, including winning the Air Transport World Market Leadership Award and being named Best Airline Union by Business Traveler Magazine and Skytrax. Current member airlines are Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Avianca, Avianca Brasil, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia. Airlines, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, EVA Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, Swiss International Airlines, TAP Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Thai Airways, United Airlines. More than 19,000 flights are operated daily to more than 1,300 airports in 194 countries around the world. Star Alliance also offers connecting flights with its connecting partner Shanghai Juneyao Airlines.
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