AirAsia has been named Asia’s Leading Low Cost Airline Cabin Crew for the sixth consecutive year and Asia’s Leading Low-Cost Airline for the seventh year in a row, at the 29th World Travel Awards 2022.

AirAsia emerged as the winner in these categories after garnering the most votes from industry players, consumers, media and travel professionals from all across the region.

Bo Lingam, Group CEO of AirAsia Aviation Group Limited said: “Winning ‘Asia's Leading Low Cost Airline’ and ‘Asia’s Leading Low Cost Airline Cabin Crew’ yet again is incredibly monumental to AirAsia as our airlines resume operations in all of our key markets. These last few years have been incredibly challenging and we are honoured to receive these accolades which will serve to motivate us to strive even harder. Our people and our customers are at the core of everything we do and a huge thank you goes out to them for this win.

“Our continuous efforts and dedication to be the best and come out stronger than ever has paid off and we’re ready to paint the skies red again. We humbly thank the World Travel Awards, our loyal guests as well as all our industry partners and our stakeholders for their constant support and recognition.”

Suhaila Hassan, AirAsia Group Head of Cabin Crew added: “As we slowly resume normalcy and pick up where we left off almost 3 years ago, this win is extremely humbling for the Cabin Crew team who tirelessly work to uphold our high standards and ensure that our guests enjoy a seamless flight experience each time. Braving through the challenges brought on by the pandemic was no easy feat and we couldn’t have done it without the team. Putting our guests first is a value instilled in all Allstars and this recognition only reinforces that. We can’t wait to welcome more guests on board soon as our operations pick up gradually. The sky’s the limit for us!”

Graham E. Cooke, Founder, World Travel Awards, said: “Our heartiest congratulations to AirAsia for bagging the ‘Asia’s Leading Low-Cost Airline Cabin Crew 2022’ awards and ‘Asia’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2022’ for the sixth and seventh consecutive year. AirAsia takes home the win each year thanks to its unwavering spirits and diligent efforts to uphold its stance as a ‘guest-obsessed’ which makes this award a well-deserved one.”

This recognition comes after AirAsia was bestowed with the Most Affordable Airline Services Provider, Malaysia award at the World Business Outlook Awards 2022 and also the Leading Low Cost Airline Cabin Crew Malaysia win at the International Business Magazine Awards 2022.

Established in 1993, the World Travel Awards, is hailed as one of the most prestigious,comprehensive and sought after awards programmes commemorating excellence across key sectors of travel, tourism and hospitality.