Airlines in the Middle East featured prominently at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards 2023, with category wins for Qatar Airways and Kuwait Airways, as well as prominent ranking for Emirates and Etihad.
Often referred to as the “Oscars of the aviation industry”, the World Airline Awards are an independent and impartial ranking of the world’s leading aviation companies.
Top spot was taken by Singapore Airlines, with Qatar Airways collecting three awards. Qatar Airways was named:
- World’s Best Business Class
- World’s Best Business Class Lounge – Al Mourjan Lounge
- World’s Best Business Class Lounge Dining
Best Airlines in the Middle East 2023
- Qatar Airways
- Etihad Airways
- Saudi Arabian Airlines
- Oman Air
- Gulf Air
- Kuwait Airways
- Air Arabia