Emirates emerged as the biggest winner at the 2015 APEX Passenger Choice Awards held at the Oregon Convention Center Ballroom in Portland, information pills Oregon, USA on Monday.
The airline secured seven awards, topping all the categories it was nominated in.
The honors included Best Overall Passenger Experience and Best in Region: Middle East for the sixth consecutive year.
Emirates was also recognized for its on board product offering and airport services, being awarded: Best In-Flight Entertainment User Interface, Best In-Flight Connectivity and Communications, Best Cabin Ambience, Best Food and Beverage and Best Ground Experience.
According to Adel Al Redha, Emirates’ Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer, to be recognized by passengers is the best kind of recognition and the airline will strive to keep raising the bar.
“Emirates continually invests in delivering products based on the latest available technology and innovative cabin furniture as well as enhancing the services and product offering of our ground facilities,” Adel Al Redha said, adding that the airline is grateful to the unlimited support they receive from HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline & Group, and Sir Tim Clark, President of the airline.
Emirates operate the world’s largest fleets of the iconic A380 and popular Boeing 777s.
These advanced and modern jets are efficient to operate, and enable Emirates to install the latest on board features such as: mobile phone services and free Wi-Fi for travelers to stay connected on the go, live TV including the latest sports tournaments, and an unmatched breadth of entertainment content via its ice in-flight entertainment system.
The Passenger Choice Awards, created by the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX), invites air travelers from around the world to rate their recent in-flight experiences.
Passengers from over 200 countries voted for their favorite airlines in this year’s awards and voting took place over a two-month period from May to June.
It was a week of celebrations as Emirates also clinched a special anniversary award at the inaugural Aviation Achievement Awards held in conjunction with the 2nd Gulf Aviation Networking Event 2015 in Dubai. The award recognized Emirates’ 30 years of excellence.