Exeptional achievement, brilliant innovations and constant positive growth despite the global economic crisis has won the AirAsia group double Ace.
AirAsia and AirAsiaX jointly won the prestigious Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) Airline of the Year Award for 2009 here Wednesday night.
The awards were presented at the CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence presentation ceremony here, while its Group CEO, Datuk Seri Tony Fernandes was also conferred the CAPA Legend Award (Aviation Hall of Fame) for 2009.
The CAPA Awards Ceremony was held as part of this year's sixth annual Asia Aviation Outlook summit here.
The two-day event showcased airline and airport CEOs from around the Asia Pacific and Middle East regions.
"It is a big hounour, we are very proud indeed, we beat Singapore Airline, China Airline, Cathay Pacific...it shows that Malaysia can be the best," said Tony Fernandes when asked to comment on the company's achievement.
Source : Bernama
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