Blog Latest

DialAFlight on Facebook

Find out what’s hot right now for some last minute winter sun breaks

DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Ever thought about exploring Australia's Northern Territory? It's not all about #ayersrockinstagram.com/p/BaWhmrHHABu/
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Exciting times Kirsty! 😍😍😍 twitter.com/kirstyteasdale…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Three beautiful sights, three incredible sunsets. We want to know, where you go for the… instagram.com/p/BaTg0kPnjPl/
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

A soothing sight for Sunday, imagine the relaxing sounds at the Plitvice Lakes in Croatia for our #DailyEscape pic.twitter.com/RnYnyu6V0c
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

We're off to Queensland's Rainbow Beach for today's #DailyEscape It's a way to go, but boy is it worth it! #Traveltwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Fancy heading to the Big Apple in style? Stay at the 5* Carlyle and start 2018 right! #DealOfTheDaytwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

We've got that #FridayFeeling and thinking holidays! So where to this Winter? The sunshine of #Australia or the ma… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Playa Manuel Antonio in Costa Rica is our #DailyEscape today, with soft sands & idyllic views of lush greenery and… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Hans Christian Andersen put it well, don't you think? #Travel #TBT #TravelQuotes #LuxuryTravelinstagram.com/p/BaJMznmnlf4/
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

#DealOfTheDay Save 60% at Sandals Barbados & experience luxury and romance staying in a Crystal Lagoon Suite! Call… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Here's some #WanderlustWednesday inspiration for you... Visit the surfer's paradise of Su Giudeu beach, you won't… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Looking for some winter sun inspiration? Try Cambodia and you could find yourself here, on Koh… instagram.com/p/BaD8nSjnQEo/
 
DialAFlight profile image

DialAFlight

Get your #MondayMotivation with dreams of private island luxury at Palm Island, St Vincent & The Grenadines...… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 

Blog Authors

Clemmie

Clemmie

Victoria Hampton

Victoria Hampton

Kathy McLeman

Kathy McLeman

Ree Saunders

Ree Saunders

Marisa Thomas

Marisa Thomas

Jan Moys

Jan Moys

Mike Potter

Mike Potter

Nicola Chapman

Nicola Chapman

Drew Hendricks

Drew Hendricks

Cheryl Richardson

Cheryl Richardson

Dave Balow

Dave Balow

Anastasia Miari

Anastasia Miari

Steven Gyford

Steven Gyford

Take Off

"Airport Oscars" winners announced for 2013

The Airports Council International has announced the winners for this years Airport Service Quality Awards. Moscow Scheremetyevo Airport was voted best in Europe, closely followed by Malta in second.

Edinburgh, Keflavik and Zurich airport made it onto the top five in the European category, beating other airports in Europe on factors such as customer-service and overall experience. The winners of the awards were decided based on questionnaires handed out at the gates of airports all around the world.

The awards ceremony, known in the industry as the “Oscars of Air Transportation”, is recognised globally as a world-class benchmarking program and counts more than 200 airports. "As airports and their operators increasingly accept the positive correlation between passenger satisfaction and airport revenues, we see more and more airports striving to meet, and in some cases exceed, the levels of customer service that their passengers expect,” said Angela Gittens, Airports Council Internationals’ world director.

Indianapolis was named the top airport in North America, followed by Ottawa, Tampa, Sacramento and Jacksonville. Seoul Incheon came out on top for the Asia Pacific category, followed by Singapore, Beijing, New Delhi and Hong King. The African category saw Cape Town get the top spot, being named Best Airport in Africa and Durban and Cairo airport followed closely behind. Abu Dhabi won Best Airport in the Middle East and Cancun won best in the Latin American-Caribbean category.

The awards also honoured one airport from each region which was best improved. Best improved in Europe was Faro Airport, in Africa best improved was Mombasa and Sanya was best improved in Asia. Winnipeg Airport received the best improvement award for North America and Santo Domingo received the award for Latin America. Abu Dhabi won best improved for the Middle East.

Image sources: 1 2
Close