Qatar Airways Wins ‘Best Airline of the Year’ for Record Fifth Time

Doha: Qatar Airways have won four prestigious prizes at this year’s 2019 Skytrax World Airline Awards, including the highest accolade of ‘World’s Best Airline’ becoming the only airline in the competition’s history to win it five times (2011, 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2019).

The airline has been named ‘Best Airline in the Middle East’ for a third successive year, while its ‘World’s Best Business Class’ accolade is the fourth year in succession that it has won that award. In retaining its ‘World’s Best Business Class Seat’ award for its patented Qsuite product, the airline beat strong competition from all over the world.

Minister of Transport and Communications, HE Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti, who attended the Skytrax Awards ceremony, said: This is a great day for the state of Qatar, and I am delighted to have been here today to witness Qatar Airways being recognized as the ‘Best Airline of the Year’ for the fifth time.

Source: Government of Qatar