KHALEEJ TIMES, Thursday, Sep 13, 2018 | Muharram 3,1440
Emirates wins gold award for first class private suites
Dubai-based Emirates has been awarded gold by
Future Travel Experience (FTE) for its fully-enclosed first class private
The airline, which launched the suites in November last year on its Boeing 777
aircraft, won the award in the 'Up in the Air' category.
"We're delighted that Emirates has won the gold award for our new 777 first
class private suites, which have once again raised the bar in commercial
aviation. We always pursue excellence when it comes to delivering the best
experience possible to our customers, so to be recognised for our efforts
validates the attention we put into our products and services," said Matthias
Schmid, Emirates' Senior Vice President for North America.
The FTE Global Awards celebrate the outstanding efforts of organizations that
have gone the extra mile to improve the passenger experience both on the ground
Ryan Ghee, head of strategy, engagement and content, Future Travel Experience
said: "The 'Up in the Air' category in the FTE Global Awards 2018 was extremely
competitive but Emirates ultimately came out on top for its display of true
innovation with the development of its first class private suites. On behalf of
everyone at Future Travel Experience, I would like to congratulate Emirates on
winning this prestigious award."