Etihad Airways Receives Top Airline Award

Date: 15 December 2012

Etihad Airways has received an award for being the world's leading airline at the World Travel Awards 2012.


This prestigious title has been awarded to the airline for 4 consecutive years, and this year's awards ceremony took place in India.


Etihad Airways also won the award for being the world leader in First Class services, and has also bagged various awards for being an industry leader in the competitive Middle East market.


The World Travel Awards are referred to as the "Oscars of the Travel Industry", and are based on votes by industry professionals worldwide. More than 600 000 votes were received for this year's awards process, and awards were handed out in more than 50 categories. 


The airline is the fastest growing commercial airline in the world, and consistently maintains high standards while remaining relatively inexpensive compared to many of its rivals.