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Awarded " The World's Best Regional Airport 2015" Awarded " The World's Best Regional Airport 2015"

Centrair has won awards in two categories of the "World Airport Awards 2015", the evaluation of international airports conducted by the company SKYTRAX. The airport has received the award of "The World’s Best Regional Airport", making it the top airport in the world in the "Regional Airport" category. The airport also won an award in an Asia category, having been chosen as the "Best Regional Airport - Asia" for the 5th year running.

Centrair has won awards in two categories of the "World Airport Awards 2015" (*1), the evaluation of international airports conducted by the company Skytrax. The airport has received the award of "The World’s Best Regional Airport", making it the top airport in the world in the "Regional Airport" category. The airport also won an award in an Asia category, having been chosen as the "Best Regional Airport - Asia" for the 5th year running.

It has also been ranked 1st in category by number of passengers. The airport has been ranked 7th in the overall evaluation of the world's airport, meaning it is considered one of the Top 10 best airports anywhere in the world. Since the airport opened 10 years ago, its staff have made continuous and concerted efforts to keep improving service in order to be able to respond to the individual expectations of every customer. The achievement represented by these awards is a result of the very high esteem in which the world holds these efforts.

(*1) A customer satisfaction survey of more than 550 airports all over the world conducted by Skytrax, a research company founded in the UK in 1989 which specializes in the air transport industry. For the current results, more than 13 million passengers representing over 110 nationalities took part in a questionnaire survey from 2014 to 2015.

For more information about the Skytrax "World Airport Awards"

Award Details

Ranking

The World's Best Regional Airports※Newly created in 2015

A ranking, based on evaluation of customer services, of what Skytrax defines to be "regional airports": airports which are not major hubs for long-distance international routes, are not located in a capital city, and which mainly serve short- to medium-distance routes.

1st Place Chubu Centrair International Airport / Japan
2nd Place Cologne Bonn Airport / Germany
3nd Place London City Airport / UK

Best Regional Airports in Asia

A ranking of the regional airports located in Asian countries, based on an evaluation of their customer services. ※Figures in parentheses are last year's rankings

1st Place Chubu Centrair International Airport / Japan(1)
2nd Place Gimpo International Airport / South Korea(2)
3rd Place Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport / China(8)

Best Airports : 5-10 million pax per year

A ranking, based on evaluation of customer services, of airports in the "5-10 million" category of a categorization of the world's airports by number of passengers per year.

1st Place Chubu Centrair International Airport / Japan(※)
2nd Place Cologne Bonn Airport / Germany
3rd Place Cape Town International Airport / South Africa

※Note: Placed in the "10-20 million passengers per year" category by Skytrax in 2014, and ranked 3rd in that category.

The World's Top10 Airports 2015 ※An overall evaluation of the world's airports

An overall ranking of more than 550 airports around the world, based on an evaluation of their customer services.

1st Place Changi International Airport / Singapore
2nd Place Incheon International Airport / South Korea
3rd Place Munich International Airport / Germany
4th Place Hong Kong International Airport / China
5th Place Tokyo International Airport (Haneda) / Japan
6th Place Zurich International Airport / Switzerland
7th Place Chubu Centrair International Airport / Japan
8th Place London Heathrow Airport / UK
9th Place Amsterdam Airport Schiphol / Netherlands
10th Place Beijing International Airport / China