VOV.VN - National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has been listed among the top 25 best airlines in the world for 2023, as compiled by Australia-based aviation safety and product rating agency AirlineRatings.com.
According to the rankings, the Vietnamese airline was 20th in the list.
Air New Zealand was named as the airline of the year, while Qatar Airways, which topped last year’s AirlineRatings.com’s ranking, came in at second place.
The third and fourth positions went to Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways and Korean Air, respectively.
Other leading airlines named among the list released by AirlineRatings.com were Singapore Airlines, Qantas, Virgin Australia/Virgin Atlantic, EVA Air, Cathay Pacific Airways, Emirates, Lufthansa / Swiss, SAS, TAP Portugal, All Nippon Airways, Delta Air Lines, Air Canada, British Airways, Jet Blue, JAL, Turkish Airlines, Hawaiian, KLM, Alaska Airlines, and United Airlines.
In order to produce its rankings, AirlineRatings.com examined major safety and government audits, as well as looking at airline fleet age, passenger reviews, profitability, investment rating, product offerings, and staff relations.
This comes after Vietnam Airlines was also named among the world’s best 100 airlines back in 2022 by Skytrax at the 2022 World Airlines Awards.
In 2018, the national flag carrier and budget carrier Jetstar Pacific were awarded the highest seven-star safety ranking by AirlineRatings.com.