Vancouver International Airport has been voted the Best Airport in North America by airline travelers, and was presented with the award at the 2012 World Airport Awards held at the Passenger Terminal EXPO in Vienna.
"This is an fantastic achievement for Vancouver International Airport and the award for Best Airport in North America is a reflection of some excellent standards of terminal decor and ambience, as well as commendable staff service" said Edward Plaisted, Chairman of SKYTRAX. "To maintain their position as a repeat-winner of this Award underlines another key factor of customer satisfaction, namely an airport service provider that can deliver a consistent quality level to customers."
With generally improving standards amongst North American Airports, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport achieved 2nd place, San Francisco Airport moved up the rankings into 3rd, Denver dropped 1-place into 4th with Toronto Pearson International Airport finishing 5th.
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