Named 16th Best Airline Worldwide by Skytrax for the 2023 World Airline Awards
Skytrax has ranked Vistara, India’s full-service airline and a joint venture between Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, as the sixteenth best airline in the world for 2023. This makes Vistara the only Indian airline to rank among the top 20 airlines in the world for the second consecutive year. In addition, the airline won a number of prestigious awards, such as ‘Best Airline in India and South Asia’ for the third consecutive year, ‘Best Airline Staff in India and South Asia’ for the fifth consecutive year, ‘Best Cabin Crew in India and South Asia’ for the third consecutive year, and ‘Best Business Class Airline in India and South Asia’ for the second consecutive year. The award ceremony took place at the iconic Musée de l’air et de l’espace amid the splendour of the Paris Air Show 2023.
Vistara also secured the eighth spot, moving up one spot from the previous year, among the ‘Best Airlines in Asia 2023’ list. 19th for ‘World’s Best Airline Cabin Crew 2023’ and 20th for ‘World’s Best In-Flight Entertainment 2023’.
Vinod Kannan, chief executive officer of Vistara, remarked, “We are ecstatic to have accomplished this again! Vistara’s recognition as the Best Airline in India and South Asia for the third time and the Best Airline Staff in India and South Asia for the fifth time is incredibly gratifying. Skytrax also ranks us sixteenth among the world’s finest airlines, placing us sixteenth in the 2023 World Airline Awards. These awards are a testament to the confidence our customers have in our considerate service, consistent operational excellence, and constant innovations, all of which strive to enhance their travel experience. These awards are also a testament to the dedication of our employees, particularly our frontline teams, who have given their all to Vistara over the past eight years. We would like to express our genuine appreciation to Skytrax for these prestigious awards, which strengthen our commitment to delight our customers at every touchpoint and on every journey.”
The CEO of Skytrax, Edward Plaisted, congratulated Vistara and commented on the awards by saying, “We congratulate Vistara on the fantastic achievement of winning this award as the Best Airline in India & South Asia. Achieving the accolade for Best Airline Staff in India & South Asia for the fifth time is an unprecedented feat in this region.