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Jet Airways Wins Accolades At The 12th Changi Airline Awards 2017

May 10, 2017 Accolades No Comments Email Email

Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, won two awards at the recently concluded ‘Changi Airline Awards 2017’. The airline was honoured as the best airline in ‘Absolute Growth in Passenger Carriage – South Asia’ and ‘Absolute Cargo Growth’ categories.

Mr. Paul Wu, General Manager – Singapore & Oceania, Jet Airways, received the award from Mr. Lee Seow Hiang, Chief Executive Officer, Changi Airport Group, at a ceremony held at St. Regis Singapore recently. The awards function was attended by airlines whose efforts over the past year contributed significantly to the growth and development of the Singapore air hub.

Mr. Paul Wu, General Manager – Singapore & Oceania, Jet Airways receiving the ‘Top Airline by Absolute Passenger Growth’ award from Mr. Lee Seow Hiang, CEO of Changi Airport Group at the 12TH Changi Airline Awards 2017

Jet Airways was rated the best amongst several top contenders from the world of aviation and added two awards to its existing tally of seven previous awards.

Jayaraj Shanmugam, Chief Commercial Officer, Jet Airways, said “Singapore is a key Eastern gateway for Jet Airways and well connected by direct daily flights from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Bengaluru. Our continued investment to grow both capacity and guest comfort on the route via our wide body aircraft is showing excellent results. Complementing the rising traffic are growing cargo shipments, testifying the surge in economic ties between India and Asia-Pacific region. We look forward to strengthen and consolidate our presence on the route, together with our partners.”

Prior to this, Jet Airways has won several awards conferred by the Changi Airport Group, as listed below:-

2015 – Top Airline by Absolute Growth in Passenger carriage – South Asia

2014 – Top airline by Absolute growth in Passenger carriage – South Asia

2013 – Top passenger Airline by Absolute growth – South Asia

2012 – Top Passenger Airline by growth – South Asia

2009 – One of the Top 5 Airlines by growth in cargo carriage

2008 – One of the Top 5 Airlines by growth in Passenger carriage

2008 – One of the Top 5 Airlines by growth in Cargo carriage

The Changi Airline Awards are held each year in Singapore to celebrate partnerships between airlines and airports, and to give recognition to the airline partners for their contribution towards the growth of Changi Airport as an important global hub. Into its twelfth year, Changi Airline Awards has become one of the most coveted aviation events in Singapore and across the globe.

Jet Airways operates five daily flights from India to Singapore from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai and Bengaluru.

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