Bangkok - Recently, The Skytrax Institute announced the winners of the 2021 World Airlines Awards 2021. Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited was named "World’s Best Regional Airline 2021" and "Best Regional Airline in Asia 2021." In addition to that, the airline is also ranked at 19th place among the Top 100 World’s Best Airlines category.
Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President of Bangkok Airways said, “On behalf of the management and staff at Bangkok Airways, I feel deeply honored to learn that Bangkok Airways has once again achieved global success despite the spread of COVID-19 that heavily impacts the aviation industry as a whole in the last couple of years. I am more than delighted that our customers around the world still have trust and confidence in our products and services by casting their votes for us. Therefore, this year Bangkok Airways was once again named “World’s Best Regional Airline” and “Best Regional Airline in Asia” for the fifth consecutive year.”
“The Skytrax World Airline Awards are well recognized and respected across the aviation industry worldwide. It is considered a global benchmark of airline excellence, as the results are determined by the vote of global passengers. We would like to thank all the voters for the continued support and confidence that you have for us. These awards offer a great deal of encouragement for everyone at Bangkok Airways to continue to deliver the best to our passengers. We continue our commitment to provide high quality service, hygiene and safety to make sure every journey is an exceptional one.” added, Mr. Puttipong.
The World Airline Awards survey operated for 23 months (September 2019 to July 2021), and the 2021 Awards represent a mix of more normal travel times combined with some travel during the global pandemic.
Bangkok Airways has previously been named “World’s Best Regional Airline” for 6 years (2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and this year 2021), “Best Regional Airline in Asia” for 10 years (2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and latest in 2021 as well as “Southeast Asia’s Best Regional Airline” in 2006 and 2007 from Skytrax.