BANGKOK, 12 September 2011 -Thai Airways International Public Company Limited, Thailand’s own airline, is now ranked the world’s second best airline in the world and in Asia Pacific, according to Business Traveler Asia-Pacific Awards 2011.
Thai Airways International President Piyasawat Amranand said the airline was also awarded in various categories such as the second best for its mileage offers, the third best for best business class services and the third best for its passenger lounge.
According to Mr. Piyasawat, the Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 2011 was held in Hong Kong this year where 55 awards had been presented to tourism and airline operators. The results derived from Business Traveler Magazine subscribers who were asked to vote. The majority of subscribers are business people and tourists who travel often.
Mr. Piyasawat said the awards were the result of the hard work and cooperation that the executives and the airline staff had strived for. As a representative for Thai Airways, Mr. Piayasawat said the airline would continue to satisfy the passengers and maintain its services and quality.