The National airline Air Malta has moved up nine placings in the list of the world's top 100 airlines, as per the classification of Skytrax World Airline Awards. The airline has moved up to 84th placing, from 93rd placing last year.
Number one post is occupied by Singapore Airlines, which had been placed second last year, a placing now occupied by Qatar Airways, who had been in top position last year. These honours are the Oscars of the aviation industry.
The honour for top airline in the European region went to Lufthansa, which still retained seventh place as last year in the overall classification. (Source: tvm.com.mt, 17-Jul-2018)