Skytrax is known for its World Airline Awards - they survey more people than anyone else, and the travel industry consistently awaits the results every year. These then, are Skytrax's best airlines according to their survey.
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Singapore Airlines may be based in a small country, but it covers a lot of international destinations and flies more passengers every year than the entire population of Singapore.
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Cathay Pacific is also a member of the Oneworld alliance and is the top ranked Asian-based airline by Skytrax.
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Qantas is a member of Oneworld, alongside British Airways, and repeatedly scores well with passengers around the world for its service.
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Thai Airways is the top ranked airline affiliated with Star Alliance. Thai is known for its inflight service, and its flight attendants wear traditional Thai clothing during their flights.
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Asiana Airlines is part of Star Alliance, and flies to over 50 cities in 17 countries.
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The red and blue in the logo of Malaysia Airlines is said to represent equilibrium.
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Qatar Airways may be in business for less than 15 years, but it has garnered a lot of international attention for its service.
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This airline is a member of Star Alliance and although it is a small airline, it has made quick gains in winning over passengers with its customer service and safety record.
Emirates hires a lot of foreigners as flight attendants for their airline, and this airline consistently wins awards for its service.
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Haven't heard of this airline? Etihad calls itself the national airline of the United Arab Emirates.