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The World's Best Airlines in 2014

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The Top 10 Airlines
1 Emirates
2 Qatar Airways
3 Singapore Airlines
4 ANA All Nippon Airways
5 Asiana Airlines
6 Cathay Pacific Airways
7 Etihad Airways
8 Garuda Indonesia
9 Turkish Airlines
10 Qantas Airways
Best Low-Cost Airlines
1 AirAsia
2 AirAsia X
3 Norwegian
4 Jetstar Airways
5 IndiGo
6 easyJet
7 WestJet
8 Virgin America
9 Jetstar Asia
10 Scoot
Best Airline Cabin Staff
1 Garuda Indonesia
2 Cathay Pacific
3 Singapore Airlines
4 Asiana Airlines
5 Malaysia Airlines
6 Qatar Airways
7 EVA Air
8 ANA All Nippon Airways
9 Thai Airways
10 Hainan Airlines
Best Regional Airlines
1 Bangkok Airways
2 Dragonair
3 Aegean Airlines
4 SilkAir
5 Porter Airlines
6 Copa Airlines
7 jetBlue Airways
8 Tianjin Airlines
9 Alaska Airlines
10 Shenzhen Airlines
Best Leisure Airlines
1 Thomson Airways
2 Air Transat
3 SunExpress
4 Thomas Cook Airlines
5 Monarch Airlines
6 Sunwing Airlines
7 Nordwind Airlines
8 Corsair International
9 Condor
10 TUIfly Nordic
Most Improved Airlines
1 Hong Kong Airlines
2 Saudi Arabian Airlines
3 Royal Air Maroc
4 TAAG Angola Airlines
5 Iberia
6 Sky Airline
7 Air France
8 Aeroflot Russian Airlines
9 Air Mauritius
10 Kenya Airways
Best Airline Inflight Entertainment
1 Emirates
2 Singapore Airlines
3 Turkish Airlines
4 Qantas
5 Cathay Pacific Airways
6 Virgin Atlantic
7 Qatar Airways
8 Air New Zealand
9 Virgin Australia
10 Etihad Airways
Cleanest Airline Cabins
1 Asiana Airlines
2 ANA All Nippon Airways
3 Singapore Airlines
4 Cathay Pacific Airways
5 EVA Air
6 Hainan Airlines
7 Korean Air
8 Lufthansa
9 Dragonair
10 Austrian
Best Airport Services
1 ANA All Nippon Airways
2 EVA Air
3 Thai Airways
4 Asiana Airlines
5 Cathay Pacific Airways
6 Korean Air
7 Garuda Indonesia
8 KLM
9 Qantas
10 Dragonair
Best Transatlantic Airlines
1 Lufthansa
2 British Airways
3 Swiss Int'l Air Lines
4 KLM
5 Air France
6 Virgin Atlantic
7 Iberia
8 Delta Air Lines
9 Alitalia
10 United Airlines
Best Transpacific Airlines
1 ANA All Nippon Airways
2 Cathay Pacific Airways
3 Asiana Airlines
4 Japan Airlines
5 EVA Air
6 Qantas
7 Korean Air
8 Singapore Airlines
9 Virgin Australia
10 Delta Air Lines
Best Airline Alliance
1 oneworld Alliance
2 Star Alliance
3 Skyteam Alliance
Best First Class Airline Lounge
1 Air France
2 Lufthansa
3 Cathay Pacific Airways
4 Etihad Airways
5 Thai Airways
6 Qatar Airways
7 British Airways
8 Emirates
9 Qantas
10 Singapore Airlines
Best Business Class Airline Lounge
1 Qatar Airways
2 Turkish Airlines
3 Cathay Pacific Airways
4 Qantas
5 British Airways
6 EVA Air
7 Virgin Atlantic
8 Etihad Airways
9 Emirates
10 Singapore Airlines
Best First Class Lounge Dining
1 Air France
2 Lufthansa
3 Cathay Pacific Airways
4 Qatar Airways
5 Etihad Airways
6 Singapore Airlines
7 Emirates
8 Qantas Airways
9 Thai Airways
10 British Airways
Best Business Class Lounge Dining
1 Turkish Airlines
2 Cathay Pacific Airways
3 Qatar Airways
4 Virgin Atlantic
5 Emirates
6 Singapore Airlines
7 Qantas
8 EVA Air
9 Virgin Australia
10 Air France
Best First Class Airlines
1 Singapore Airlines
2 ANA All Nippon Airways
3 Etihad Airways
4 Cathay Pacific Airways
5 Emirates
6 Lufthansa
7 Qantas
8 Qatar Airways
9 Garuda Indonesia
10 Japan Airlines
Best Business Class Airlines
1 Qatar Airways
2 Cathay Pacific Airways
3 Singapore Airlines
4 Oman Air
5 Turkish Airlines
6 Qantas
7 Etihad Airways
8 Garuda Indonesia
9 Emirates
10 Hainan Airlines
Best Premium Economy Class Airlines
1 Asiana Airlines
2 Garuda Indonesia
3 Turkish Airlines
4 Qatar Airways
5 Cathay Pacific Airways
6 Singapore Airlines
7 EVA Air
8 Oman Air
9 Emirates
10 Thai Airways
Best Economy Class Airlines
1 Garuda Indonesia
2 Asiana Airlines
3 Singapore Airlines
4 Qatar Airways
5 ANA All Nippon Airways
6 Cathay Pacific Airways
7 Turkish Airlines
8 Emirates
9 Oman Air
10 Qantas Airways
Best Low-Cost Airline Premium cabin
1 AirAsia X
2 Virgin America
3 Scoot
Best Airline Signature Dish
1 Malaysia Airlines
2 Asiana Airlines
3 Emirates
Best Airline First Class Catering
1 Etihad Airways
2 ANA All Nippon Airways
3 Singapore Airlines
4 Lufthansa
5 Cathay Pacific Airways
6 Qantas
7 Emirates
8 Qatar Airways
9 Japan Airlines
10 Oman Air
Best Airline Business Class Catering
1 Turkish Airlines
2 Oman Air
3 Qatar Airways
4 Cathay Pacific
5 Austrian
6 Qantas
7 Etihad Airways
8 ANA All Nippon Airways
9 Emirates
10 South African Airways
Best Airline Premium Economy Catering
1 Qantas Airways
2 Air New Zealand
3 Turkish Airlines
4 Virgin Australia
5 Virgin Atlantic
6 Air France
7 Cathay Pacific Airways
8 British Airways
9 ANA All Nippon Airways
10 Japan Airlines
Best Airline Economy Class Catering
1 Thai Airways
2 Turkish Airlines
3 Asiana Airlines
4 Etihad Airways
5 Cathay Pacific Airways
6 Singapore Airlines
7 ANA All Nippon Airways
8 EVA Air
9 Garuda Indonesia
10 Lufthansa
Best Airline First Class Seats
1 Emirates
2 Singapore Airlines
3 Etihad Airways
4 ANA All Nippon Airways
5 Cathay Pacific Airways
6 Garuda Indonesia
7 Japan Airlines
8 Asiana Airlines
9 Lufthansa
10 Korean Air
Best Airline Business Class Seats
1 Singapore Airlines
2 Japan Airlines
3 Oman Air
4 Qatar Airways
5 Cathay Pacific Airways
6 Austrian Airlines
7 ANA All Nippon Airways
8 EVA Air
9 Garuda Indonesia
10 Lufthansa
Best First Class Comfort Amenities
1 Saudi Arabian Airlines
2 Emirates
3 Garuda Indonesia
4 Lufthansa
5 Etihad Airways
6 Singapore Airlines
7 Cathay Pacific Airways
8 ANA All Nippon Airways
9 Qatar Airways
10 Asiana Airlines
Best Business Class Comfort Amenities
1 Hainan Airlines
2 Qatar Airways
3 Garuda Indonesia
4 Oman Air
5 Qantas
6 China Southern Airlines
7 Cathay Pacific Airways
8 Emirates
9 ANA All Nippon Airways
10 Turkish Airlines
Best Airline Premium Economy Seats
1 Air New Zealand
2 Turkish Airlines
3 Qantas
4 ANA All Nippon Airways
5 Virgin Australia
6 British Airways
7 Japan Airlines
8 Air France
9 Virgin Atlantic
10 Cathay Pacific Airways
Best Airline Economy Class Seats
1 Saudi Arabian Airlines
2 Korean Air
3 Garuda Indonesia
4 Oman Air
5 Japan Airlines
6 Singapore Airlines
7 Turkish Airlines
8 Cathay Pacific Airways
9 Asiana Airlines
10 ANA All Nippon Airways
Best Low-Cost Airline Premium Seats
1 AirAsia X
2 Virgin America
3 Scoot
Best Airline Staff : Africa
1 South African Airways
2 Air Mauritius
3 Ethiopian Airlines
4 Mango
5 Air Seychelles
6 Royal Air Maroc
7 TAAG Angola Airlines
8 Kulula
9 Kenya Airways
10 Air Namibia
Best Airline Staff : Asia
1 Thai Airways
2 Garuda Indonesia
3 Cathay Pacific
4 Asiana Airlines
5 Singapore Airlines
6 ANA All Nippon Airways
7 Bangkok Airways
8 Japan Airlines
9 EVA Air
10 Hainan Airlines
Best Airline Staff : Australia/Pacific
1 Virgin Australia
2 Qantas
3 Air New Zealand
4 Fiji Airways
5 Jetstar Airways
6 Air Tahiti Nui
7 Tiger Airways
8 AirCalin
9 Air Vanuatu
10 Solomon Airlines
Best Airline Staff : China
1 Hainan Airlines
2 China Southern
3 Shenzhen Airlines
4 Tianjin Airlines
5 Juneyao Airlines
6 China Eastern
7 Spring Airlines
8 Sichuan Airlines
9 Air China
10 Shandong Airlines
Best Airline Staff : Central Asia/India
1 Air Astana
2 Indigo
3 Azerbaijan Airlines
4 SpiceJet
5 SriLankan Airlines
6 Jet Airways
7 Uzbekistan Airways
8 JetKonnect
9 Air India
10 Mihin Lanka
Best Airline Staff : Europe
1 Austrian
2 KLM
3 Turkish Airlines
4 British Airways
5 Aegean Airlines
6 Swiss Int'l Air Lines
7 Lufthansa
8 Air France
9 Finnair
10 Virgin Atlantic
Best Airline Staff : Middle East
1 Oman Air
2 Qatar Airways
3 Emirates
4 Etihad Airways
5 Saudi Arabian Airlines
6 Gulf Air
7 El Al
8 flyDubai
9 Royal Jordanian Airlines
10 Jazeera Airways
Best Airline Staff : C America/Caribbean
1 Avianca
2 Copa Airlines
3 Caribbean Airlines
4 Cayman Airways
5 Cubana Airlines
Best Airline Staff : North America
1 Virgin America
2 WestJet
3 Porter Airlines
4 Alaska Airlines
5 Air Canada
6 jetBlue Airways
7 American Eagle
8 Hawaiian Airlines
9 Southwest Airlines
10 Delta Air Lines
Best Airline Staff : South America
1 LAN Airlines
2 Azul Airlines
3 TAM Airlines
4 Avianca
5 Sky Airline
6 Gol
7 Aerolineas Argentinas
8 Austral Líneas Aéreas
9 Easyfly
10 VivaColombia
Best Airlines in Africa
1 South African Airways
2 Air Mauritius
3 Air Seychelles
4 Ethiopian Airlines
5 Kenya Airways
6 TAAG Angola Airlines
7 Royal Air Maroc
8 Mango
9 Kulula
10 Air Austral
Best Airlines in Asia
1 Cathay Pacific Airways
2 Singapore Airlines
3 ANA All Nippon Airways
4 Garuda Indonesia
5 Asiana Airlines
6 EVA Air
7 Thai Airways
8 Malaysia Airlines
9 Hainan Airlines
10 Bangkok Airways
Best Airlines in Australia/Pacific
1 Qantas
2 Virgin Australia
3 Air New Zealand
4 Jetstar Airways
5 Fiji Airways
6 Tiger Airways
7 Air Tahiti Nui
8 AirCalin
9 Air Vanuatu
10 Solomon Airlines
Best Airlines in China
1 Hainan Airlines
2 China Southern Airlines
3 Tianjin Airlines
4 Shenzhen Airlines
5 Air China
6 China Eastern Airlines
7 Juneyao Airlines
8 Shandong Airlines
9 Spring Airlines
10 Sichuan Airlines
Best Airlines in C Asia/India
1 Air Astana
2 Indigo
3 Azerbaijan Airlines
4 SriLankan Airlines
5 Jet Airways
6 SpiceJet
7 Uzbekistan Airways
8 JetKonnect
9 Air India
10 Mihin Lanka
Best Airlines in Europe
1 Turkish Airlines
2 Lufthansa
3 Swiss Int'l Air Lines
4 British Airways
5 Austrian
6 Air France
7 Aegean Airlines
8 KLM
9 Virgin Atlantic
10 Finnair
Best Airlines in Middle East
1 Qatar Airways
2 Emirates
3 Etihad Airways
4 Oman Air
5 Saudi Arabian Airlines
6 Gulf Air
7 Royal Jordanian Airlines
8 flyDubai
9 Air Arabia
10 Middle East Airlines
Best Airlines in North America
1 Air Canada
2 WestJet
3 Virgin America
4 Delta Air Lines
5 United Airlines
6 Porter Airlines
7 jetBlue Airways
8 Alaska Airlines
9 Southwest Airlines
10 American Eagle
Best Airlines in South America
1 LAN Airlines
2 TAM Airlines
3 Avianca
4 Azul Airlines
5 Gol
6 Aerolineas Argentinas
7 Easyfly
8 Sky Airline
9 Austral Líneas Aéreas
10 VivaColombia
Best Airlines C America/Caribbean
1 Avianca
2 Copa Airlines
3 Caribbean Airlines
4 Cayman Airways
5 Cubana Airlines
Best Airlines in Northern Europe
1 Finnair
2 Norwegian
3 SAS Scandinavian
4 Icelandair
5 airBaltic
6 WOW Air
7 Estonian Air
8 Sverigeflyg
9 Corsair International
10 TUIfly Nordic
Best Airlines in Western Europe
1 Lufthansa
2 Swiss Int'l Air Lines
3 British Airways
4 Austrian
5 Air France
6 KLM
7 Virgin Atlantic
8 easyJet
9 Brussels Airlines
10 TAP Air Portugal
Best Airlines in Eastern Europe
1 Aeroflot Russian Airlines
2 Transaero Airlines
3 S7 Airlines
4 Croatia Airlines
5 CSA Czech Airlines
6 Wizz Air
7 Adria Airways
8 LOT Polish
9 Tarom
10 Rossiya Russian Airlines
Best Airlines in Southern Europe
1 Turkish Airlines
2 Aegean Airlines
3 Iberia
4 Alitalia
5 Air Nostrum
6 Vueling Airlines
7 Air Malta
8 SunExpress
9 Air Europa
10 Pegasus Airlines
Best Low-Cost Airlines in Asia
1 AirAsia
2 AirAsia X
3 Indigo
4 Jetstar Asia
5 Scoot
6 Peach
7 SpiceJet
8 Tiger Airways
9 Nok Air
10 Skymark Airlines
Best Low-Cost Airlines in Australia/Pacific
1 Jetstar Airways
2 AirAsia X
3 Scoot
4 Tiger Airways
Best Low-Cost Airlines in Europe
1 Norwegian
2 easyJet
3 Germanwings
4 NIKI
5 airBaltic
6 Wizz Air
7 WOW Air
8 Pegasus Airlines
9 Onur Air
10 flyBe
Best Low-Cost Airlines in C Asia/India
1 Indigo
2 SpiceJet
3 JetKonnect
4 Mihin Lanka
5 Go Air
6 airblue
Best Low-Cost Airlines in the Middle East
1 flyDubai
2 Air Arabia
3 Jazeera Airways
4 Up
5 Nas Air
6 Flynas
Best Low-Cost Airlines in USA
1 Virgin America
2 jetBlue Airways
3 Southwest Airlines
4 Frontier Airlines
5 Spirit Airlines
6 Sun Country Airlines
7 Allegiant Air
Best Low-Cost Airlines in South America
1 Azul Airlines
2 Gol
3 Easyfly
4 VivaColombia
Best Low-Cost Airlines in Africa
1 Mango
2 Kulula
3 Fastjet
4 Jambojet
5 fly540
Best Regional Airlines in Asia
1 Bangkok Airways
2 Dragonair
3 SilkAir
4 Tianjin Airlines
5 Shenzhen Airlines
6 Juneyao Airlines
7 Shandong Airlines
8 Sichuan Airlines
9 Star Flyer
10 Xiamen Airlines
Best Regional Airlines in China
1 Tianjin Airlines
2 Shenzhen Airlines
3 Juneyao Airlines
4 Capital Airlines
5 Shandong Airlines
6 Sichuan Airlines
7 Xiamen Airlines
Best Regional Airlines in Africa
1 Royal Air Maroc
2 Ethiopian Airlines
3 Air Namibia
4 Tunisair
5 Afriqiyah Airways
6 Air Mali
7 Air Uganda
8 RwandAir
9 Air Côte d'Ivoire
10 Sénégal Airlines
Best Regional Airlines in South America
1 Sky Airline
2 Austral Líneas Aéreas
3 Peruvian Airlines
4 StarPeru
5 Conviasa
Best Regional Airlines in Europe
1 Aegean Airlines
2 Air Nostrum
3 Vueling Airlines
4 S7 Airlines
5 CSA Czech Airlines
6 Luxair
7 Air Malta
8 Adria Airways
9 Cyprus Airways
10 Estonian Air
Best Regional Airlines in North America
1 Porter Airlines
2 Virgin America
3 jetBlue Airways
4 Alaska Airlines
5 American Eagle
6 Silver Airways
7 Go!
8 Frontier Airlines
9 Sun Country Airlines
10 Allegiant Air
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