Canadian flag carrier Air Canada has expressed happiness after being named ‘Best Airline in North America’ during the recently concluded SKYTRAX 2013 World Airline Awards at Paris Air Show.
A jubilant Air Canada said that it has been recognized among North American carriers as well as ranked among the best airlines in the world for the fourth consecutive year.
Air Canada won the award based on an annual survey conducted by SKYTRAX in which more than 18 million passengers participated from across the world. According to SKYTRAX, the survey was conducted over a 10-month period. Customers from over 160 countries and representing more than 100 nationalities participated in the survey. Over 200 airlines worldwide were covered during the survey.
All types of airline, from small domestic carriers to largest international airlines, were ranked by the customers according to quality standards.
Air Canada is the 15th largest commercial airline in the world and presently serves more than 175 destinations spanning five continents.