Rewarding Excellence in Civil Aviation
Spotlighting Civil Aviation Icons
Introducing the 'Neerja' award

APAI Awards

Award Categories


  • Best Full Service Airline-Domestic
  • Best Low Fare Airline – Domestic
  • Best New Entrant – Domestic
  • Best Full Service - International Airline
  • Best International Low Cost / Budget Airline Operating out of/into India
  • Best Metro Airport
  • Best Non-Metro Airport
  • Airport / Airline offering best facilities for sick, elderly, physically challenged, etc.
  • Best Airline operating under RCS

Special Jury Awards

  • Best Airline ground handling services company – All India
  • Best Airline ground handling services company – Regional
  • Outstanding entrepreneur of the civil aviation sector for the Decade
  • Best CISF personnel from each region - South, East, North, West and North East
  • Highest mileage clocked in a year by a passenger
  • Act of bravery – The cabin crew /Ground staff /A passenger
  • Extraordinary presence of mind in an emergency situation – A passenger award