World's Best Airline for 2013 named

2013-06-18 23:21
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Paris Air Show 2013

Take a look at the start of the International Paris Air show, which will be held at Le Bourget airport until June 23.

Le Bourget, France - Emirates has been voted the world's best airline by passengers at the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards.The awards - decided by 18.2-million passengers in 160 countries around the world - judge airlines on everything from the cleanliness of the cabin to the quality of the in-flight food and entertainment.

CNN reports the Dubai-based Emirates took the debut prize in 2001, and retained it in 2002, before missing out on the top spot for a decade.

South African Airways (SAA) has been named the Best Airline in Africa, the airline's eleventh consecutive year of winning the Best Airline in Africa award and making South Africa’s national flag carrier the most awarded airline on the continent.

Skytrax World Airline Awards 2013

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