APAI Silver Jubilee Celebration and Award Ceremony!!
The silver jubilee celebration and the awards ceremony was a glittering function and was well attended by the Honorable Union Ministers, Officials of
the Ministry of Civil Aviation , several Dignitaries from the Airlines , Airport operators, Ground handling services companies, experts from
the Civil Aviation sector , CISF officials, MEDIA and several leading Journalists from National dailies.
The industry awardees were chosen by the people through a successful online voting done in APAI Web-site, which were given away by the Dignitaries present on the occasion.
List of Awards
- 1. Best Full Service Airline-Domestic – Jet Airways
- 2. Best Low Fare Airline – Domestic --- INDIGO
- 3. Best New Entrant – Domestic -- Vistara
- 4. Best Full Service - International Airline -- Emirates
- 5. Best International Low Cost / Budget Airline Operating out of/into India – Air Asia Bhd
- 6. Best Metro Airport --- CSIA - Mumbai
- 7. Best Non-Metro Airport -- Kochi
- 8. Airport / Airline offering best facilities for sick, elderly, physically challenged, etc. – Delhi IGI – T3
Special Jury Awards
- 1. Best Airline ground handling services company – All India – AIATSL ( Air India Air transport services Ltd )
- 2. Best Airline ground handling services company – Regional --- Bird Group GH services
- 3. Outstanding personality of the civil aviation sector for the Decade --- Mr.Aditya Ghosh – President – Inter Globe Aviation Ltd
- 4. Best CISF personnel from each region - South ,East, North ,West and North East – 5 of them.
- 5. Bravery Award -- Ms.Nidhi Chaplekar of JET Airways.