Asiana Airlines (President: Young-Doo Yoon) was awarded the “2009 Best Onboard Service & Flight Attendants Award” by Global Traveler Magazine a world famous business travel magazine.
Asiana has won this award for the sixth consecutive year. Along with this award, Asiana also won the “2009 Best Trans Pacific Airline Award.” This award and others clearly show that Asiana is one of the best airliners in the world.
The awards are given to the airlines that scored best in the readers’ survey executed by Global Traveler Magazine. This year, Global Traveler surveyed 31,500 people, through inserts to subscribers and online, from the 1st of January to the 31st of August 2009. The Global Traveler survey includes not only the airline category, but also ranks hotels and tourist spots and gives out 55 prizes to the best airlines, hotels and tourist spots of the world.
Asiana Airlines has excelled in the category of onboard service & flight attendants for years due to the innovative and unique in-flight services such as magic shows, make-up service, onboard chef service along with the upgraded cabin facilities and customer oriented service are examples of the differentiated and high-class characteristics of services which GT highly recognized.
The Global Traveler awards ceremony will be held on the 21st of January 2010 at the Andaz Wall Street Hotel located in New York City. Asiana Airlines along with other winning companies will also sponsor the (Pencils for Kids, Inc.) charity event that provides education for third world children.