Vistara, India's full-service airline and a joint venture between Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, has achieved significant recognition at the 2023 World Airline Awards by Skytrax. Moving up four places from last year, Vistara has secured the impressive 16th position in the global rankings, solidifying its status as the only Indian carrier to feature in the World's Top 20 Airlines list for two consecutive years. The award ceremony, held in grandeur at the iconic Musee de l'air et de l'espace during the Paris Air Show 2023, saw Vistara take home multiple prestigious accolades.
Vistara's Impressive Rankings and Awards
According to the statement, Vistara's commitment to excellence in the Indian and South Asian aviation industry was reaffirmed as it was named the 'Best Airline in India and South Asia' for the third year in a row.
The airline also received the esteemed 'Best Airline Staff in India and South Asia' award for an impressive fifth consecutive year, highlighting its dedication to providing exceptional service.
Vistara's Exceptional Performance in Asia and Beyond
In addition, Vistara secured the title of 'Best Cabin Crew in India and South Asia' for the third consecutive year, while its Business Class was recognized as the 'Best Business Class Airline in India and South Asia' for the second time.
The World Airline Awards, which is the biggest survey of passenger satisfaction in the airline industry, had over 20.23 million travellers from more than 100 countries participate. Vistara says its exceptional performance, operational excellence, and consistent service quality stood out among passengers, leading to its remarkable rankings and accolades.
Best Airlines in Asia 2023 Recognition
Vistara's commitment to providing an exceptional travel experience extends beyond regional recognition. The airline also climbed one rank to secure the 8th position among the 'Best Airlines in Asia 2023'.
Acknowledgment of Outstanding Inflight Entertainment and Cabin Crew
Furthermore, Vistara's outstanding inflight entertainment offerings were recognized as it claimed the 20th spot in the 'World's Best Inflight Entertainment 2023' category. The airline's dedicated cabin crew members were also acknowledged, ranking 19th in the esteemed 'World's Best Airline Cabin Crew 2023' category.
Vinod Kannan, Chief Executive Officer of Vistara, expressed his joy and gratitude for the remarkable achievements. "We are overjoyed to have done it again! It is extremely gratifying for all of us at Vistara to be awarded the Best Airline in India and South Asia for the third time, and Best Airline Staff in India and South Asia for the fifth time. We are also ranked 16th amongst the world's best airlines along with winning these stellar accolades at 2023 World Airline Awards by Skytrax."
"These awards are a strong endorsement of our customers' trust in our thoughtful service, consistent operational excellence and constant innovations, all aimed at elevating their travel experience. These awards are also a recognition of the hard work put in by our employees, especially the frontline teams, who have given their all to Vistara throughout our eight years of existence."
"We would like to express our sincere gratitude to Skytrax for these coveted awards which strengthen our resolve to delight our customers at every touchpoint and on every journey," Vinod Kannan concluded.
Vistara has garnered a reputation as India's highest-rated airline across various industry forums and has consistently been recognized as a leading player in the Indian aviation industry.
As Vistara continues to soar higher, the airline remains committed to delivering exceptional travel experiences and further elevating the standards of the Indian aviation industry.