FORT WORTH, Texas – American Airlines, a founding member of the oneworld® alliance, took home the top prize once again in Global Traveler magazine’s GT Tested readers survey. For the fifth year in a row, the readers of Global Traveler magazine have named American “Best Domestic First Class Airline.” The oneworld alliance also earned top honors as “Best Airline Alliance” for the second consecutive year.
“American is committed to offering exceptional products in our premium class cabins and we’re honored that our loyal customers have, once again, selected us for this award,” said Rob Friedman, American’s Vice President – Marketing. “Looking forward, we’ll continue our focus on providing exceptional service and amenities to ensure all of our customers continue to receive the best possible travel experience.”
The annual GT Tested Awards program surveyed more than 35,000 business and leisure travelers with an open-ended reader survey to determine the best in business and luxury travel for 2011. The GT Tested Awards were presented on Dec. 1 in Los Angeles and are featured in the December issue of Global Traveler.
“Congratulations to American Airlines on its fifth consecutive win,” said Francis X. Gallagher, publisher and CEO, Global Traveler. “American Airlines is one of the airlines we can always trust to find ranking on our reader survey and wine survey, and 2011 was no exception.”