USA airports didn't rank highly in the awards stakes, but Houston Airports did get recognition for its website and digital services.
And so for 2019 - and for the seventh time in a row - Singapore Changi Airport is crowned the world's best aviation hub, just in time for the opening of the much awaited Jewel Changi terminal, in April.
It's pretty easy to understand why this airport now stands at the top of the list - less clear as to why it's been up there for the last six years, but hey-ho. This is the 10th time in total that Changi has won the award in they history of the World Airport Awards. It's followed by Tokyo's Haneda, Seoul's Incheon and Doha's Hamad, with Hong Kong rounding out the top five. He slipped to fifth place in the rating of Hong Kong worldwide airport. It is also known for having the best duty free shops.
Positioned at the edge of the Arabian Gulf, Hamad International Airport's tranquil waterside setting provides a flawless backdrop for its stylish architectural elements, underpinned by advanced airport systems in line with its "Smart Airport" vision. This modern airport, home to Qatar Airways was built in 2014 at a cost of $16 billion.
Fourth place went to Hamad global airport, located in the capital of Qatar, Doha. Cathay Pacific recently introduced a yoga and meditation lounge at that airport. In addition, Kansai Airport, built on an artificial island in Osaka Bay, comes in 11th. It was voted best airport in Europe.
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"Skytrax holds a very special place for all us at HIA, because it's a platform for our passengers and travellers to share their view on their experiences with us".
Globally, the Crowne Plaza brand provides upscale accommodation at 430 hotels and almost 60 Crowne Plaza properties are located at top airport locations including Amsterdam's Schiphol and Paris' Charles de Gaulle airports.
Last but not least in the top 10 best airports in the world is Zurich Airport. You can hire a bike or inline skates, or take a trip to the Swiss Museum of Transport.
Taiwan Taoyuan Airport is now undergoing expansion work.
The airport will be even more of a hit.