08 May 2019
Ekali, Greece – May 3rd, 2019 - Star Alliance has been named Airline Alliance of the Year for the third time in a row at the Air Transport Awards.
The Air Transport Awards recognise excellence and innovation in various categories of the aviation sector.
Winners were announced on Friday at a special award ceremony held in Ekali, Greece.
A panel of aviation industry experts selected Star Alliance in recognition of its exceptional contribution to the travel industry.
Jeffrey Goh, CEO Star Alliance, commented: “Being presented with this important accolade is a testament to our continued focus on making the customer journey better.
This promise is at the very heart of what we do, and I would like to thank our customers for their continued loyalty and trust. We are exceptionally proud that the accomplishments of our more than 447,000 employees in the Star Alliance family have been consistently recognised by the prestigious Air Transport Awards.
As digital applications continue to become an ever-increasing component of the customer journey, we continue to innovate by embracing and applying new technologies to make the customer journey and experience seamless, even when schedule disruptions occur.”
The Air Transport Awards are the only “industry to industry” awards granted since 2012, acknowledging the best companies and personalities that improve and contribute to the development of air transportation worldwide.
From left to right: Jeremy Drury, Star Alliance Director Digital & E-Services, receives award from Henrik Hololei, Chairperson of the Jury and Director General for Mobility and Transport, European Commission.