SOURCE: Porter Airlines

June 16, 2015 10:07 ET

Porter Airlines: North America's Best Regional Airline

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 16, 2015) - For the second consecutive year, Porter Airlines was chosen as Best Regional Airline in North America at the 2015 Skytrax World Airline Awards.

Over 160 countries participate in the world's largest airline passenger satisfaction survey to select the award winners. This year's presentation ceremony was held at the International Paris Airshow.

"Being selected as the best regional airline in North America for the second year in a row shows that our commitment to the highest level of service remains consistent," said Robert Deluce, president and CEO of Porter Airlines. "Our entire team is the real winner for providing the exceptional passenger experience that Porter is known for. Whether you are on the front line or behind the scenes, it all eventually benefits the customer."

Porter has continued to set itself apart from the competition by emphasizing overall service, and providing complimentary amenities, including lounge access, Wi-Fi, beer, wine and snacks for all passengers. Its main base at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is one of the most convenient urban airports in the world.

Skytrax introduced the category for Best Regional Airline in North America in 2014. The airline is also one of four in North America to qualify for Skytrax's Official 4-Star Rating, recognizing airlines that deliver overall quality performance.

About Porter Airlines
Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. Porter is an Official 4-Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating® by Skytrax, and rated Best Small Airline in the world by Condé Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards.

The airline currently offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Moncton, Halifax, St. John's, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway), Boston, Washington (Dulles), and has seasonal flights to Stephenville, N.L., Mt. Tremblant, Que., Charleston, S.C., Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Burlington, Vt.

Vacation packages are available from Porter Escapes at www.porterescapes.com.
Visit www.flyporter.com or call (888) 619-8622 for more information.

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