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Vietjet wins “Best Ultra Low-Cost Airline” Award for three consecutive years


New Delhi, November 28, 2019 – New-age airline Vietjet continues its legacy yet again by being awarded as the “Best Ultra Low-Cost Airline for 2020” by AirlineRatings, the world’s best one-stop airline safety and product rating review website. This is the third consecutive year that Vietjet has been honored at AirlineRatings’ Airline Excellence Awards, which recognizes the world’s best airlines annually.

According to AirlineRatings, Vietjet has rapidly grown its fleet and number of destinations with wonderful cabin crew and ultra-low prices, opening up travel for all including those who could not afford air travel before. The airline has created revolutionary trends in the aviation industry.

“Vietjet has been very clever in its marketing but behind that fun is also a very smart and serious business plan that brings affordable travel to millions,” said Geoffrey Thomas, Editor-in-Chief of “What a great operation and one that is turning heads!” he stressed.

Vietjet has recently been awarded the highest ranking for safety with 7-stars from, and has been a fully-fledged member of International Air Transport Association (IATA) with the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate since 2015. It has been also listed in the world’s 50 best airlines for healthy financing and operations by Airfinance Journal in 2018 and 2019, and most lately awarded the title of “Asia Pacific Low Cost Airline of the Year” by Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA).

The Airline Excellence Awards have been judged by seven editors with over 200 years’ industry experience. The awards combine important safety and government audits, with 12 key criteria that include: fleet age, passenger reviews profitability, investment rating, product offerings and staff relations. The world’s best airlines for 2020 list also names Air New Zealand, Singapore Airlines, Qatar Airways, Qantas, Cathay Pacific, Virgin Australia, Emirates, etc. for a variety of categories.