Thai Vietjet wins another major award, receiving global recognition as the ‘Fastest Growing Low-Cost Carrier of the year’ in Thailand, conferred by Global Business Outlook Magazine. The award highlights Thai Vietjet’s achievements in the growth of both fleet and new destinations since its inception in late 2016 with three aircraft, servicing both international and domestic routes. The carrier has since seen triple-digit growth with 13 aircraft, across 14 Thai domestic destinations and 17 other international routes serviced to Vietnam, Taiwan, and mainland China.
“The Covid-19 pandemic has caused great damage to the global economy and tourism in general, leaving the aviation industry with a lot of challenges. With our efforts and better defining our mission in the economy in general and the tourism industry in particular, we have urgently changed our development strategies to help keep travel and tourism active following a good disease prevention and control. People will not bear the missing of traveling due to the Covid-19. They still can fly whenever they like as we have offered and will bring more traveling opportunities by opening new flights with safe, fun and enjoyable experience,” said Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, Chairwoman of Thai Vietjet.
Vietjet has also been awarded the highest ranking for safety with 7 stars in 2018 and 2019 by safety and product rating website airlineratings.com, and listed among the world’s 50 best airlines for healthy financing and operations by Airfinance Journal in 2018 and 2019. The airline has also been named as Best Low-Cost Carrier by renowned organisations such as Skytrax, CAPA, Airline Ratings, and many others.
The Global Business Outlook Award 2020 honors organisations and enterprises with excellent performance in innovation, creativity and value creation for the past year, with Thai Vietjet as one of the awardees. Global Business Outlook is a prestigious business journal specialised in news on global businesses such as the aviation, finance, and banking sectors. They provide information on trends and developments which influences global businesses around the world. Readers of the journal include managers and directors of top global firms and corporations.