London – 15 July 2014, Bangkok Airways was today announced by Skytrax as "WORLD'S BEST REGIONAL AIRLINE" and "BEST REGIONAL AIRLINE ASIA". The award ceremony was held at Farnborough International Airshow 2014, London.
The airline has previously been in the top five of World’s Best Regional Airline and Best Regional Airline – Asia, and won “Best Regional Airline” six times from 2004 – 2009 and 2011.
Capt. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President of Bangkok Airways commented, “It’s another year of excitement for all of us at Bangkok Airways to win "WORLD'S BEST REGIONAL AIRLINE" and "BEST REGIONAL AIRLINE ASIA" from Skytrax, these awards are perfect testimonials for our 2014 campaign – “Service with Passion”. On behalf of everyone at Bangkok Airways, I would like to thanks all the votes from our passengers and most importantly - the dedication of our staffs to excel in a complete airline services. We promise to keep up with our services to provide the highest standard to underline our commitment to be ASIA’S BOUTIQUE AIRLINE.”
The World Airline Awards are the most prestigious and respected quality recognition of front-line product and service standards across the airline industry, voted by over 18.8 million airline passengers from 100 different nationalities through www.worldairlineawards.com.