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Thu 18 April 2024
KSIA, CTIA, and ORTIA wins agan at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2024

​Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) is proud to announce that King Shaka International Airport (KSIA), Cape Town International Airport (CTIA), and OR Tambo International Airport (ORTIA) all clinched awards at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2024, which are coveted accolades for airports across the world, and a global benchmark of airport excellence.

KSIA was recognised as the Best Regional Airport in Africa, while CTIA scooped the Skytrax Best Airport in Africa award for the ninth consecutive year and the Skytrax Best Airport Staff in Africa award for the fourth consecutive year. Adding to this success, OR Tambo International Airport proudly secured the third position for Best Airport in Africa and also received accolades for Best Airport Hotel, showcasing our commitment to providing top-notch services and facilities.  In addition to these awards, ACSA's airports in Port Elizabeth, Bloemfontein, and East London have also been recognised among the top ten regional airports in Africa

"We are successfully navigating a period of substantial growth,  surging passenger numbers and the introduction of new airlines. We are grateful for the partnerships and support from all our stakeholders, without whom these accolades would not be possible" says ACSA CEO, Mpumi Mpofu.

"These remarkable achievements highlight our resilience, dedication,  and our team's commitment to excellence".

"These achievements mark a moment of immense pride for all of us. To each and every staff member, who tirelessly contributes to ensuring an outstanding airport experience for every passenger and user,  heartfelt congratulations are in order."

This year's Skytrax World Airport Awards ceremony was held at the Passenger Terminal EXPO in Frankfurt recently. Skytrax is an esteemed international air transport rating organisation established in 1989 and headquartered in London, UK.

Skytrax introduced the World Airline and Airport Star Rating programme in 1999. This programme, a leading international rating system, evaluates airlines and airports based on product quality and staff service standards.

The 5-Star Airport Rating, a prestigious mark of quality achievement and a global benchmark of airport excellence, is awarded following thorough audit analysis and assessment of each airport's product and frontline service standards.​

This year's Awards event was attended by the Presidents, CEOs and top management from airports across the globe, recognising the importance of the Skytrax Awards.