HYDERABAD, 9 March 2018: Mr. K T Rama Rao, Minister for IT E&C, MAUD, Industries & Commerce, Government of Telangana and Mr. R.N Choubey, Civil Aviation Secretary, felicitated the winners of the maiden edition of ‘WINGS India Awards’.
The awards were organised by FICCI to confer the aviation-related companies/institutions/organizations that have created benchmarks and made notable contributions in the area of civil aviation in India. The awards were given away in five categories.
The prestigious award ceremony witnessed the presence of Ms. Usha Padhee, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India and Dr. Sanjaya Baru, Secretary General, FICCI, who also delivered the vote of thanks.
On the occasion, the dignitaries also released a Coffee Table book by IWPA.
The list of award winners is appended below.
WINGS INDIA AWARDS
|1.||Most Passenger Friendly Airline||Vistara|
|2.||Best Domestic Airline||Air India
|3.||Most Sustainable & Green Airport||Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi
|4.||Best Airport||ChhatrapatiShivaji International Airport Pvt Ltd, Mumbai
|RCS SPECIFIC AWARDS|
|5.||Best Airline & Helicopter under RCS||Alliance Air|
|Most Pro-active State Government under RCS – Priority Areas||Andaman and Nicobar Islands & Assam
|7.||Most Pro-active State Government under RCS – Other than Priority Areas||Uttar Pradesh
|Best Airport & Airport Operator under RCS||Jindal Vijaynagar Airport
|ANCILLARY SERVICE PROVIDERS (WHEELS TO THE WINGS)|
|9.||Best Air Cargo Service Provider
|Air India SATS Airport Services Private Limited
Celebi Delhi Cargo Terminal management
|10.||Best Agency for Providing Aviation Skills & Training||Bird Academy
|11.||Best Ground Handling Service Provider||Bird Worldwide
Air India SATS Airport Services Private Limited
|12.||Best MRO Service Provider
|SPECIAL CATEGORY AWARD|
|13.||Best State with a Dedicated Outlook for the Sector||Telangana
|14.||Best General Aviation Entity||AR Airways Pvt. Ltd (NSOP)|