oneworld is Business Traveller's best airline alliance for fifth year running

09 octobre 2017

oneworld® has been named Best Airline Alliance for the fifth year in a row in the 2017 Business Traveller awards – confirming oneworld’s position as the most highly prized global airline alliance.

oneworld is the current holder of seven of the leading “best airline alliance” titles available in the various industry award schemes.  Besides the Business Traveller title, oneworld is also currently holder of:

  • FlightStats’ Airline Alliance On-Time Performance Service Award for 2016, for the fourth year running.
  • Global Traveler magazine’s 2016 GT Tested Reader Survey – for the seventh year in a row.
  • Trazees’ Favorite Airline Alliance, for the second time.
  • Business Traveler North America’s 2016 Best in Business Travel Awards, for the second consecutive year.
  • World Travel Awards’ World’s Leading Airline Alliance 2016 for the 14th year running.
  • Premier Traveler’s Best of Travel Awards – for the third year running.

oneworld member airlines also flew high in Business Traveller’s 2017 awards, with the alliance and its carriers taking nine of the 17 awards available to airlines.

Qatar Airways took top honours overall as Best Airline.  The alliance’s Gulf member airline also took three other trophies – as Best Longhaul Airline, Best Business Class, and Best Middle Eastern Airline.

British Airways made three trips to the winners’ podium, for Best Shorthaul Carrier, Best Frequent Flyer Programme, and Best Airport Lounge, for its Concorde Room at London Heathrow Terminal 5.

American Airlines was also given top marks – as Best North American Airline.

Cathay Pacific was shortlisted in five categories, Japan Airlines in two and Qantas in one.

The awards, presented at a ceremony in London today, are voted for by readers of the leading UK magazine’s readers, with the results authenticated by an independent auditing company.  Business Traveller describes them as being “widely recognised as the market’s benchmark for excellence”.

To see the full results, go to businesstraveller.com

A propos de oneworld

oneworld est une alliance des meilleures compagnies aériennes qui s'engagent à offrir les meilleurs services aux voyageurs internationaux fréquents.  Parmi ses membres, on compte airberlin, American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Finnair, Iberia, Japan Airlines, LATAM Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, S7 Airlines et SriLankan Airlines, ainsi que près de 30 filiales. 

Dans le cadre de oneworld, ces compagnies aériennes :

  • desservent plus d'une centaine d'aéroports dans plus de 150 pays avec 14 000 départs par jour.
  • Transportent quelque 550 millions de passagers par an sur une flotte totale d'environ 3 500 avions.
  • génèrent un revenu annuel total de 130 milliards de dollars américains.

Les compagnies membres de oneworld travaillent ensemble pour offrir une expérience de voyage toujours de la plus haute qualité et sans soucis, avec des privilèges et primes spécifiques pour les voyageurs fréquents : ils peuvent par exemple cumuler et convertir des miles et des points sur l'ensemble du réseau de l'alliance.  Les détenteurs de cartes des statuts supérieurs (Emerald et Sapphire) peuvent accéder à plus de 650 salons d'aéroport et profitent d'une franchise bagages plus importante. Les voyageurs les plus réguliers (Emerald) peuvent également utiliser des accès prioritaires aux contrôles de sécurité dans certains aéroports.