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4 AAI-run airports have the world’s best aerodromes

Airports Council International (ACI) has ranked 4 of India’s airports run by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) as those with the world’s best aerodromes.  The survey conducted by this independent agency of airport operators measures passengers’ satisfaction across 34 key performance indicators that includes eight major categories such as access, check-in, security, airport facilities, food and beverage, retail, airport environment and arrival services.

“Four AAI airports — Chandigarh, Mangaluru, Trivandrum and Lucknow — have been adjudged the best in the world in recently announced 2019 ASQ awards. These airports won 10 awards in four categories,” AAI opined. ASQ is an internationally recognized programme that measures passengers’ satisfaction while travelling through an airport. Size and region, environment and ambience, customer service and infrastructure and facilitation – were the four categories in which these airports bagged the best airport awards were, as per the AAI.

The survey was conducted across 356 airports across North America, Latin America and Caribbean, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia.