Bangkok Airways wins “World’s Best Regional Airline” and

“Best Regional Airline in Asia” at Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018


London – Recently, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited or Bangkok Airways has won 2 Skytrax Awards for “World’s Best Regional Airline” and “Best Regional Airline in Asia” at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018. Mr.Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, Bangkok Airways’ President (4th from left) together with the airline management attended the award ceremony held at The Langham Hotel in London, UK.

Mr.Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President of Bangkok Airways said “It is a very special year for Bangkok Airways as we celebrate our 50th anniversary and the airline has been awarded by Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018 as winners for “World’s Best Regional Airline” for the fourth time and “Best Regional Airline in Asia” for the eighth time this year. The Skytrax World Airline Awards are well recognized and respected across aviation industry worldwide. It is considered a global benchmark of airline excellence as the results are voted by global passengers”.

“We would like to thank all the voters for continued supports and confidence that you have for us. The awards mean a great deal of encouragement for everyone at Bangkok Airways to continue to deliver the best to our passengers. The management team and everyone at Bangkok Airways will continue our commitment to provide high quality service and safety to make every journey an exceptional one. At Bangkok Airways, we believe your happiness is our best reward” Mr.Puttipong added.

Bangkok Airways is a regional carrier providing full services with the highest standard to underline its commitment as “ASIA’s BOUTIQUE AIRLINE”. It is the one and only airline in Thailand that allows passengers in both economy and business classes to access lounge. All meals served onboard are well prepared and creatively made with best quality of food.

Bangkok Airways has previously been awarded “Best Regional Airline in Asia” by Skytrax World Airline Awards in 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2014, 2016, 2017 and latest in 2018. The airline also won “Southeast Asia’s Best Regional Airline” in 2006 and 2007 and “World’s Best Regional Airline” in 2014, 2016, 2017 and this year 2018 as the fourth time for the airline to receive the title from the prestigious Skytrax Awards.


About Bangkok Airways

Bangkok Airways ( – an award winning regional airline, is Thailand’s first private airline that has been providing exceptional comfort and safety to all passengers since 1968. Currently, Bangkok Airways’ fleet consists of 39 aircrafts; 6 ATR72-500s, 9 ATR72-600s, 15 A319s and 9 A320s.

About Skytrax World Airline Awards

Skytrax World Airline Awards are coveted quality accolades for the world airline industry. Travelers from across the globe take part each year in the world’s largest airline passenger satisfaction survey to decide the award winners. The World Airline Awards are a global benchmark of airline excellence, and widely known as the passengers choice awards

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