20 airlines with the best first-class experience



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 The aviation research firm Skytrax announced on Tuesday the
 winners of its 2019
 world airline awards, based on over 21 million survey
 responses from airline passengers. 
 Singapore Airlines won the award for the best first-class
 experience. 
 There are no US air carriers on the list. 
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 The aviation research firm Skytrax announced on Tuesday the
 winners of its 2019
 world airline awards, based on over 21 million survey
 responses from airline passengers.
 Qatar Airways was named the best airline, followed by Singapore
 Airlines and ANA All Nippon Airways. Skytrax also gave awards for
 categories like the best cabin crew, in-flight entertainment, and
 cabin cleanliness. 
 Read more: 
 The 20 best airlines in the world for 2019 
 Singapore Airlines won the award for the best first-class
 experience. There are no US air carriers on the list.
 These are the 20 airlines with the best first-class experience,
 according to Skytrax.
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 Malaysia Airlines won the award for the most-improved airline in
 Asia this year.
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 Asiana Airlines was named the world's 28th-best airline this
 year.
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 Korean Air was named the world's 35th-best airline this year.
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 China Southern Airlines was named the world's 14th-best airline
 this year.
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 Garuda Indonesia won the award for the best airline staff in
 Indonesia this year.
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 British Airways won the awards for the best airline staff and the
 most improved airline in Europe this year.
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 Saudi Arabian Airlines was named the world's 57th-best airline
 this year.
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 Cathay Pacific was named the world's fourth-best airline this
 year.
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 Japan Airlines won the awards for the world's best economy class
 and economy-class seat this year.
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 Thai Airways won the awards for the best airline staff in Asia
 and the world's best airline spa facility this year.
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 Oman Air was named the world's 43rd-best airline this year.
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 Qantas won the awards for best airline, best first class,
 and best business class in the Australia/Pacific region this
 year.
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 Swiss International Airlines won the award for the world's
 best first-class lounge this year.
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 ANA All Nippon Airways won the awards for the world's best
 airport services, the world's best business-class onboard
 catering, the best business class in Asia, and the best airline
 staff in Japan this year.
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 Emirates won the award for the world's best inflight
 entertainment this year.
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 Qatar Airways was named the world's best airline this year.
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 Etihad won the award for the best first class in the Middle East
 this year.
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 Air France won the awards for the world's best first-class
 onboard catering, first-class amenities, and first-class lounge
 dining this year.
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 Lufthansa won the awards for best airline in Europe and
 best first class in Europe this year.
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 Singapore Airlines was named the world's second-best airline this
 year.

The aviation research firm Skytrax announced on Tuesday the
winners of its 2019
world airline awards, based on over 21 million survey
responses from airline passengers.

Qatar Airways was named the best airline, followed by Singapore
Airlines and ANA All Nippon Airways. Skytrax also gave awards for
categories like the best cabin crew, in-flight entertainment, and
cabin cleanliness.


Read more:

The 20 best airlines in the world for 2019

Singapore Airlines won the award for the best first-class
experience. There are no US air carriers on the list.

These are the 20 airlines with the best first-class experience,
according to Skytrax.

20. Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia Airlines won the award for the most-improved airline in
Asia this year.

19. Asiana Airlines

Asiana Airlines was named the world’s 28th-best airline this
year.

18. Korean Air

Korean Air was named the world’s 35th-best airline this year.

17. China Southern Airlines

China Southern Airlines was named the world’s 14th-best airline
this year.

16. Garuda Indonesia

Garuda Indonesia won the award for the best airline staff in
Indonesia this year.

15. British Airways

British Airways won the awards for the best airline staff and the
most improved airline in Europe this year.

14. Saudi Arabian Airlines

Saudi Arabian Airlines was named the world’s 57th-best airline
this year.

13. Cathay Pacific Airways

Cathay Pacific was named the world’s fourth-best airline this
year.

12. Japan Airlines

Japan Airlines won the awards for the world’s best economy class
and economy-class seat this year.

11. Thai Airways

Thai Airways won the awards for the best airline staff in Asia
and the world’s best airline spa facility this year.

10. Oman Air

Oman Air was named the world’s 43rd-best airline this year.

9. Qantas Airways

Qantas won the awards for best airline, best first class,
and best business class in the Australia/Pacific region this
year.

8. Swiss International Air Lines

Swiss International Airlines won the award for the world’s
best first-class lounge this year.

7. ANA All Nippon Airways

ANA All Nippon Airways won the awards for the world’s best
airport services, the world’s best business-class onboard
catering, the best business class in Asia, and the best airline
staff in Japan this year.

6. Emirates

Emirates won the award for the world’s best inflight
entertainment this year.

5. Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways was named the world’s best airline this year.

4. Etihad Airways

Etihad won the award for the best first class in the Middle East
this year.

3. Air France

Air France won the awards for the world’s best first-class
onboard catering, first-class amenities, and first-class lounge
dining this year.

2. Lufthansa

Lufthansa won the awards for best airline in Europe and
best first class in Europe this year.

1. Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines was named the world’s second-best airline this
year.

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