Johannesburg, 2 December 2014: South Africa’s privately-owned low-fare airline, kulula.com, has been awarded ‘Best Low Cost Airline’ in the international Airline Excellence Awards hosted by AirlineRatings.com. Low-cost airlines awarded in this category were jetBlue (The Americas), Scoot (Asia/Pacific), kulula (Middle-East/Africa) and Norwegian (Europe).
The Airline Excellence Awards, which celebrates and promotes excellence in the airline industry, awarded the four honourees in their respective markets for innovation and consistent delivery of an excellent value proposition.
Geoffrey Thomas, Editor-in-Chief for AirlineRatings.com says, “kulula is a breath of fresh air in the African market, combining safety, technology and humour. The airline brings fun to travel whilst delivering outstanding value.”
Shaun Pozyn, Marketing Manager for kulula.com says, ‘We are delighted that kulula has been recognised for offering the best value in the Middle-East/Africa region. It is a great accolade to be ranked favourable among the best airlines in the world. kulula is continuously investing in the latest technology to enhance the entire customer experience and we are pleased our efforts are being recognised locally and internationally.”