ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s leading aviation group, has been crowned as the winner of ‘Best Overall in Africa award’ at the 2023 APEX Passenger Choice Awards.
Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mesfin Tasew received the award at a ceremony held in Dublin, Ireland on 25 May 2023.
As ‘Best Overall in Africa’ winner, Ethiopian has taken the accolade for ‘Best Cabin Service’, ‘Best Entertainment’, ‘Best Food and Beverage’, ‘Best Seat Comfort’ and ‘Best Wi-Fi’ in Africa.
“We are thrilled by the prestigious award we have won today,” Group CEO Mesfin said. “This award is special to us as our beloved customers voted for us.”
The CEO said the award is “vote of confidence in our services” and “a testimony to the hard work of our employees”.
“We will continue exceeding expectations in delivering the highest quality and consistent services to our esteemed customers,” Mesfin vowed.
The APEX Passenger Choice Awards, one of the most prestigious in the industry, recognizes airlines in various regions for providing the best passenger experiences.
“As the 2023 APEX Best Airline in Africa, Ethiopian Airlines has soared above the competition with its unparalleled commitment to customer satisfaction, innovative services, and its state-of-the-art fleet.” APEX CEO Dr. Joe Leader on his part stated.
“Watching Ethiopian Airlines’ incredible growth as the largest airline in all of Africa underlines the airline’s philosophy in being the new spirit of Africa with comfortable seats, delectable cuisine, and outstanding in-flight entertainment delivering an unforgettable journey to every passenger.”
Last year, Ethiopian was crowned the APEX Regional Passenger Choice Awards for ‘Best Entertainment’ and ‘Best Cabin Service’ in Africa last year.
The airline has also won multiple reputable awards, including SKYTRAX and Business Travel Awards consecutively in the past years.