Turkish Airlines Wins Three Awards in TripAdvisor’s 2018 Travelers’ Choice Awards
Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries than any other airline, is delighted to have been recognized as one of the best airlines at three categories in 2018’s TripAdvisors’ Travelers' Choice Awards.
TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top carriers based on the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for airlines worldwide gathered over a 12-month period.
In this year’s ranking, Turkish Airlines has achieved a great success by ranked as one of the best airlines at three categories. The flag carrier of Turkey recognized as “The Major Airline in Europe”, “Best Economy Class in Europe”, and “Best Business Class in Europe” according to the travellers choices.
These awards illustrate the appeal of Turkish Airlines across the different classes and products on offer. They are all based on reviews posted over a 12 month period and are a reflection of the quality and service that Turkish Airlines consistently offers. Turkish Airlines also received an award for a Travellers Choice Major Airline – Europe in 2017.
“We’re honoured to be recognised as the best airline at three categories in 2018 TripAdvisors’ Travelers' Choice Awards. This represents a valuable appreciation for our commitment to the excellence. Besides that, these awards also stand for a testament to the great efforts made by the huge Turkish Airlines family to turn our passengers' entire flight experiences into an exlusive and memorable journey. I would like to thank both our valued passengers, family members, and TripAdvisor for making us so proud with those awards.” said Ahmet Olmuştur, Turkish Airlines Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).
“We’re thrilled to recognize the global TripAdvisor community’s favorite airlines and shine a spotlight on the carriers around the world that provide the very best flying experiences, including Turkish Airlines,” said Bryan Saltzburg, Senior Vice President and General Manager for TripAdvisor Flights. “As the airline industry introduces new fare products and a widening array of in-flight offerings, consumers continue to seek out the carriers that deliver value and a quality experience. The Travelers’ Choice awards for airlines recognize the carriers that exceed passenger expectations and receive top marks from travelers.”
Turkey's "rising star", Turkish Airlines, began its’ journey back in 1933 with 5 planes. Today, Turkish Airlines boasts a fleet of 335 aircrafts (passenger and cargo) and continues that journey with the same excitement. With its growth figures placing the company among the leading airlines in the world, Turkish Airlines, with a momentous decision in 2013, made the biggest airplane purchase in the history of Turkish Civil Aviation.