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Emirates best airline in 2013 for Business and Leisure Travel

Emirates has been honored with Best Airline — Business and Best Airline — Leisure at the 2013 Conde Nast Middle East Traveller Readers' Choice Awards.
Presented at the launch of the magazine's Middle East edition, Emirates won twin acclaim by readers for both its quality service and product tailored to meet needs of the business traveler, while also being recognized by leisure travelers as their preferred airline.
"Conde Nast Traveller is one of the most respected and influential publications in travel trade and it is gratifying to see Emirates recognized as the best airline by such a discerning audience. It is great validation that we are on the right track, and we look forward to continue wowing our customers on-board and on the ground," said Thierry Antinori, EVP and chief commercial officer, Emirates.
Emirates also garnered other industry awards this month, including Airline of the Year at the Aviation Business Awards ceremony held in Dubai, as well as at the World Travel Awards in Doha where it took home gongs for the World's Leading Airline Lounge - First Class (Terminal 3, Dubai International Airport) and World's Leading Airline Rewards Program for Emirates Skywards.
These industry accolades speak of Emirates' ongoing commitment to excellence and innovation across its different areas of business. During the past 12 months, Emirates continued to deliver a high level of service performance, even while introducing new routes and inducting over 20 new aircraft into its fleet.
In 2013, Emirates launched new routes to Warsaw, Algiers, Tokyo Haneda, Stockholm, a new trans-Atlantic service from New York to Milan, Clark International in Philippines, Conakry in Guinea, Sialkot in Pakistan and commenced its service to Kabul in Afghanistan on Dec. 4. In 2014, Emirates will inaugurate its operations in three new destinations: Kiev, Taipei and Boston.

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