TURKISH AIRLINES CHOSEN AS THE "BEST AIRLINE IN EUROPE" FOR THE SIXTH CONSECUTIVE YEARSSkytrax, an independent organization awarding airlines annually after performance-based evaluations on different areas of global air travel, has named Turkish Airlines "Europe’s Best Airline" for the sixth consecutive years. Turkish Airlines has also been awarded "Best Airline in Southern Europe" for the eighth time in a row.
Furthermore, in this year’s Skytrax survey results Turkish Airlines has picked up "Best Business Class On-Board Catering" award again, after 2013 and 2014, with its renewed service concept and "Flying Chef" service, offered to Business Class passengers.
Other than these awards, Turkish Airlines has also been named "Best Business Class Dining Lounge" as last year, after the world-renowned pre-flight services offered to passengers in "Turkish Airlines Lounge İstanbul".
Skytrax CEO Edward Plaisted presented the awards to M. İlker Aycı, Chairman of the Board and the Executive Committee of Turkish Airlines, in the award ceremony held on July, 12 in London.
Talking in the award ceremony M. İlker Aycı said: "This deserved award does not solely belong to Turkish Airlines, it is also our common denominator, and the achievement of Turkish civil aviation."