The Skytrax World Airline Awards is recognized throughout the world as a valued benchmarking tool that is independent, impartial and global. The survey measures passenger satisfaction among business and leisure travellers, across all cabins (First Class, Business Class, Premium Economy Class and Economy class). The survey covered 200 airlines, from the largest international airlines to smaller domestic carriers.

In his speech, Peter Foster, President and CEO of Air Astana, thanked the passengers for choosing the airline.

“I would also like to recognize our team of dedicated employees who go the extra mile each and every day to provide consistently outstanding service to all our passengers. We will continue to work hard and strive for even higher standards”.

Air Astana is the flag carrier of the Republic of Kazakhstan. It operates domestic and international services on 64 routes from its main hub Almaty International Airport. Apart from this award, TripAdvisor has named Air Astana as a winner in the Regional-Asia category in 2018 Traveller’s choice award for the highly rated airline customer service, cabin cleanliness, Food&beverage, Seat Comfort, Value for Money, Check-in and In-Flight Entertainment.