Travelling through air means is one of the quickest ways to reach the destination. Nowadays, It has become one of the sectors which enhances the global economy making trillions of dollars. Not all the airlines are capable of giving their customers palatial and luxurious services. However, some of airlines from them provides premium seats and luxury suites with first class amenities and much more delighted things like spa, shower, playing area etc. Here are the top 10 richest airlines in the world in 2018 where you can fulfil your dream of getting luxurious services within a blink of your eye.
Australia Qantas Airline is the third oldest Airline in the world after the oldest Avianca and KLM. In terms of fleet size, this is the largest airline in Australia. Quantas was founded in the year 1920. After the Wright brothers, Qantas became the first successful Airlines to fly the aircraft. Its luxurious and comfortable services made this airline to win many awards in 19’s. Recently in the year 2015, the airline has won ‘best premium economy class airline’, ‘airline excellence award’, ‘best premium economy class on board’ etc.
The airline got so many recognition and still after so many years into the business is one of the richest airlines of the world.
9. Garuda Indonesia
Garuda Airline is a 5 star rated Airline and has been recognised as having world’s best cabin crew members. Also known as world’s best regional airline the Garuda became the 9th richest airline in the world. The airline once got struck with the financial crisis but today it has once again stood up to an immense level of being on this list. The Garuda Indonesia Airline has been the winner for world’s best cabin crew award as well as world’s best economy class airline. It flies to about 40 domestic destinations and 36 international. This airline was founded in 1949 and became the world’s one of the richest airlines carrying 25 million passengers every year.
8. Eva Air
Eva Air is the second largest airline in Taiwan which flies over 60 international destinations in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. This airline initiated in the 1800s. It is very famous internationally for its crew and best customer services. Eva Air airline has on of the best cargo service in the world. SKYTRAX recognized Eva as one of the 5-star airlines in the world. Recently in the year 2017, it was awarded as ‘best airline in business class and amenities’ and in the year 2015, 2016 as world’s best airline in the world.
The Eva air airline has beautiful punchlines-” sharing the world, flying together”.
7. ANA All Nippon Airways
This airline was founded in the year 1952. ANA flies over 72 international sites and 115 domestic destinations and consists a fleet of 240 aircraft. Its first class ticket costs $6500 to $7500 due to its extra cushioning comforts and amenities. In the year 2016, the airline has received an award for the best airlines in the world. SKYTRAX has also awarded Nippon as world’s best airline with best facilities.
This Japanese airline is the only 5-star airline in Japan for the continuous period of 4 years.
6. Etihad Airways
This airline has 117 airbuses, Boeing aircraft fleet. Etihad is one the fastest growing airline in the world with its world class facilities. This airway comprises of 120 plus airplanes and has more than 116 destinations. The Etihad airline was awarded as ‘ airline of the year 2016 and best class airline 2015.
This airline has its destination in the Europe, Africa, Australia Asia and America.
The company was founded in the year 1985 starting initially with just 2 aircraft and now has a vast fleet of about 230 aircraft flying to over 140 sites including 80 countries from all over the world. Every week 1500 flights fly from Dubai to different 6 continents. It was awarded as the richest airline and also the best entertainment in flight for passengers for constantly 12 years. It is the best airline in the middle east and is one of the highest awards receiver airline -500 international awards.
4. Turkish Airlines
The Turkish airline flies to more than 280 destinations and is known for the best airline in the world. This airline a have children’s playground library, billiards space, and teleconference rooms. This luxurious airline is very comfortable which provides its passenger massage beds and showers sections. This airline has been valued for more than 3 billion.
The airline received awards for its service and airline amenities. It was honored as world’s best airline in dining and business class lounges. In the year 2015-2016. It was honored as best and richest airline from the year 2009 -2016 in south Europe.
3. Cathay Pacific Airways
Cathay airlines have won the title of the best airlines awards for 4 times continuously. The airline is a member of global airline alliance and has a fleet of 150 aircraft to 200 destinations throughout the world.
This is a Hong Kong airline which has its destination to about 52 countries in the world. The first class ticket of this Airways is worth $31000. Cathay was awarded as best airline premium economy in the year 2017.
2. Singapore Airline
The airline is known for its world’s best and luxurious air crafts. This airline owns some of the largest air crafts in the world, their Airbus A380 is one of the largest aircraft in the world with a fleet size much more than 105. Singapore airline is awarded as Asia’s leading airline first class due to the services they offer to please their customers.
It is the winner of Asia leading and first class airline and the best airline for a continuous period of 25 years, best cabin crew airline and many others. Singapore Airline is the second richest airline in the world after the Qatar Airways
1. Qatar Airways
The richest airline in the world with sumptuous services and destination points of more than 150. It comprises one of the most modern aircraft ranging from comfort to entertainment as compared to any other airlines in this world. Qatar Airways has about 200 aircraft fleet and surprisingly it has not been in this business for a long time and still stands at the number one position of richest airlines in the world.
The Qatar airline destination is in Europe, Africa, America (both north south), and Asia and is one of the members of the global alliance. This airline is one of the youngest airlines holding a lot of awards and recognitions from SYNTRAX and from other corporations.
So, these are the list of the richest airlines in the world 2018 with 5-star rating where one feels like sitting at home with all the basic facilities needed for a comfortable life. These aircraft ensure the safety and comfort of their passengers and provide quality and healthy meals. Some day try to purchase a ticket and get a feeling of a place resembling a palace.