Qatar Airways has been awarded the world’s best airline for 2022 by an aviation safety and product rating organization located in Australia. For the second year in a row, the Doha-based carrier triumphed against Air New Zealand, Etihad Airways, and Korean Air.
The airline was praised for its dedication to flying throughout the pandemic, during which it made a record profit while incurring losses on many capped trips. Qatar Airways was also acknowledged for its product innovation and industry leadership.
Geoffrey Thomas, AirlineRatings.com editor-in-chief, said: “Airline Ratings’ Excellence awards, which highlight the world’s Best Airlines, are aptly named, for, at every touch point, excellence is the goal at Qatar Airways led by Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker. His drive for perfection has led to many improvements in aircraft and travelers across the world are better off because of the pursuit of excellence of Qatar Airways”.
Excellence in Long Haul – Middle East/Africa and Best Business Class Award Also Goes To Qatar Airways.
Qatar Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Akbar Al Baker, said: “Winning these awards is another ringing endorsement of everything that we stand for as an airline as Qatar Airways is fully committed to providing an unrivaled customer experience. Our goal is to deliver excellence and once again secure the ‘Airline of the Year’, ‘Best Airline in the Middle-East’, and ‘Best Business Class’ demonstrates that we continue to lead the industry as passengers return to the skies.”