ATW Airline Industry Achievement Awards - Past Winners

ATW Airline Industry Achievement Awards, is the longest running and most respected airline industry awards event. These awards go to airlines that have distinguished themselves through outstanding performance, innovation, and service.

View past winners of our awards below.

Please note: Not all categories listed below are currently in use. For a list of current categories  awarded, click here.


AIRLINE OF THE YEAR AWARD

ATW’s top award for outstanding performance can be awarded to any carrier that has demonstrated consistent overall excellence.

   Past Winners

REGIONAL AIRLINE OF THE YEAR AWARD

This is our top award for the regional segment of the airline industry.

   Past Winners

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

ATW's Lifetime Achievement award recognizes an individual whose commitment, leadership and endeavors have resulted in significant and lasting contributions that have shaped and promoted the global airline industry.

   Past Winners

VALUE AIRLINE OF THE YEAR AWARD

The Value Airline of the Year Award are carriers that maintain low costs, low fares and deliver value to employees, shareholders and/or investors, as well as to customers.

   Past Winners

AIRPORT OF THE YEAR AWARD

The Airport of the Year Award winner demonstrates a clear and excellent partnership with airline customers, high standards of environmentally-friendly operational practices, innovation in providing excellent facilities for passengers, and good working relationships with local authorities to ensure the economic value of their airport is understood and supported

   Past Winners

AVIATION TECHNOLOGY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
(FORMERLY KNOWN AS AIRLINE TECHNOLOGY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD)

Winners are organizations, companies or manufacturers that have developed a technology, product or system that has significantly advanced airline operations, capability, efficiency and/or airline safety.

   Past Winners

ECO-AIRLINE OF THE YEAR

The winner of the Eco-Airline of the Year must demonstrate eco-efficiencies and best practices throughout its airline operations and company practices.

   Past Winners

ECO-COMPANY OF THE YEAR

This category is open to all manufacturers, specialist companies, agencies and organizations. If they are working on an eco-project collaboratively, companies and organizations can submit a joint nomination.

   Past Winners

PASSENGER SERVICE AWARD

Given to an airline that has been innovative and consistently superior in providing outstanding quality passenger service at a fair price.

   Past Winners

AIRLINE MARKET LEADERSHIP AWARD
(FORMERLY KNOWN AS MARKET DEVELOPMENT AWARD)

For an airline--passenger, cargo or both--which has developed a new market, either a new city-pair, or customer base, and done exciting things.

  Past Winners

JOSEPH S. MURPHY INDUSTRY SERVICE AWARD

Named in honor of ATW’s founder and first editor and publisher, the Joseph S. Murphy Industry Award is presented in those years where ATW Editors believe an individual, airline, company or organization merits special recognition.

   Past Winners

AIRLINE TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP AWARD
(FORMERLY KNOWN AS TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT AWARD)

Airline Market Leadership Award winners are carriers that have developed or entered new markets and/or innovative business strategies that have grown their networks, revenues, customer base and/or brand recognition.

   Past Winners

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT AWARD

This category covers airlines that have demonstrated innovative, exceptional performance in managing their finances.

  Past Winners

LABOR/MANAGEMENT RELATIONS AWARD

This award goes to an airline that has demonstrated originality and outstanding performance in its relations with labor.

  Past Winners

CARGO AIRLINE OF THE YEAR AWARD
(FORMERLY KNOWN AS CARGO DEVELOPMENT AWARD)

Cargo Carrier of the Year Award can be any all-freight or combination operator.

   Past Winners

AIRLINE PUBLIC RELATIONS AWARD

An award for airlines that have exhibited outstanding performance in public and/or press relations.

   Past Winners

PHOENIX AWARD 

Created in  2004: ATW introduces a new award to acknowledge the dramatic changes that have occurred in commercial aviation since the dawn of the new Millennium.  The Phoenix Award celebrates airlines that have achieved a commercial rebirth through a life-changing transformation.

   Past Winners

PLEASE NOTE: 1993 ATW Awards 20 Years of Excellence were special one-of-a-kind awards:

International Services: Singapore Airlines
Short-haul Service: Southwest
Cargo Service: Federal Express
Passenger Service: Swissair
Airline Technology: Boeing Commercial Airplane Group

Click here to see past Award's highlights!

Please or Register to post comments.

Air Transport World

Read the best-read publication for the global airline management community: ATW magazine. View individual articles or download a digital issue (subscription required).  

ATW On-Location

Click here to read event news from ATW On-Location

Blogs & Commentary
Jun 11, 2018
blog

IATA’s other imbalance is the lack of LCCs

IATA’s board chairman, Akbar al Baker, created a lot of controversy last week when he ended the IATA AGM in Sydney by telling reporters that “only a man” could run an airline (for which he later apologized). This followed a media stir when IATA issued a photograph of its board members, comprising 25 men and just one woman. But gender inequality is not the only imbalance in IATA’s ranks....More
May 21, 2018
blog

Was Doug Parker’s $5 billion ‘average’ earnings prediction a mistake?

American’s first two annual financial results following Parker’s $3 billion-$7 billion assertion will end up at the low end of the range....More
May 18, 2018
blog

EasyJet: A new old strategy? ​

EasyJet’s new CEO, Johan Lundgren, is planning to develop the UK LCC’s presence in the holiday market – but how heavily is this strategy linked to his tour operator roots?...More

We use cookies to improve your website experience. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies.