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Delhi’s IGI Airport Stands Best in India and South Asia, 37th among World’s top 50

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Delhi's IGI airport best in India and South Asia, 37th among world's top 50

The 2022 Skytrax World Airport Awards named Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport the finest in India and South Asia for the 4th consecutive year at the ceremony conducted at Passenger Terminal EXPO in Paris,France on 16th June 2022.

  • The airport rose to 37th position from 45th position in 2021, and it is the only airport from India to be featured in the world’s top 50 airports.
  • Qatar’s Hamad International Airport has been named the World’s Best Airport for the 2nd year followed by Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Japan and Singapore Changi Airport.
  • IGI Airport has also been declared “the cleanest airport” in India and South Asia 2022.

Other winners from India:

i.Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport) has been named the Finest Regional Airport in India and South Asia.

ii.Rajiv Gandhi International Airport  (Hyderabad) has been named as the  ‘Best Airport Staff in India and South Asia’.

  • The airport also bagged in other categories including 2nd for the Best Regional Airport in India and South Asia 2022; 3rd for cleanest airport in India and South Asia 2022; and 4th in Best Regional Airport in Asia 2022.

About Skytrax World Airport Awards:

i.The World Airport Awards began in 1999, based on an annual global airport customer satisfaction survey assessing customer service and facilities across 500 airports.

ii.The survey questionnaires evaluating the customer experience were completed by over 100 nationalities across airports during a 9-month period from September 2021 to May 2022.

  • The customer service includes airport service and product key performance indicators including check-in, arrivals, transfers, shopping, security, and immigration and departure.

Other key winners:

Tokyo Haneda International Airport, JapanWorld’s cleanest airports, the World’s Best Domestic Airport, the Best Airport in Asia, and the Best Airport PRM & Accessible Facilities
Singapore Changi AirportWorld’s Best Airport Staff Service, World’s Best Airport Dining
Istanbul Airport ,TurkeyWorld’s Best Airport Shopping and Most Family-Friendly Airport
King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh of Saudi ArabiaWorld’s Most Improved Airport
Chubu Centrair International Airport, Nagoya,JapanWorld’s Best Regional Airport
Zurich Airport, SwitzerlandWorld’s Best Airport Security

World’s Best Airports:

1Hamad International Airport,Qatar
2Tokyo International Airport (Haneda),Japan
3Singapore Changi Airport,Singapore
37Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport,India

Note: Indian Airports among the World’s Top 100 Airports 2022: Delhi Airport at 37, Bengaluru Airport at 61, Hyderabad Airport at 63 and Mumbai Airport at 65.

About Skytrax:

Skytrax are specialist Research and Quality Advisors to the air transport industry.
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Establishment- 1989
Headquarters – London, United Kingdom