Star Alliance LAX Lounge wins Skytrax Award

The Star Alliance Lounge in the Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has been voted best Alliance Lounge by Skytrax.

Developed and managed by member carrier Air New Zealand, the LAX lounge features different experience zones to accommodate the various passenger needs, ranging from social gatherings to quiet time away from home.

Accepting the award, Justin Erbacci, Vice President Customer Experience and Technology, Star Alliance, said: “This is a fantastic award for us to receive. It once again proves that by working together as an Alliance we can offer products which are highly appreciated by customers. In the case of the LAX Lounge, it underscores the positive feedback which we have been receiving since its opening in 2013."

In addition to Star Alliance, the following member carriers were also honoured for their outstanding service:


Best Regional Airline in Europe

Air New Zealand

World's Best Premium Economy Class

Best Premium Economy Class Airline Seat

Best Premium Economy Class Onboard Catering


Best Airport Services

Best Airline Staff in Asia

Asiana Airlines

World's Best Economy Class

World's Best Economy Class Onboard Catering

Austrian Airlines

Best Airline Staff Service in Europe

Best Business Class Catering


Best Airline in Central America and the Caribbean

Best Airline Staff Service in Central America and the Caribbean

Copa Airlines

Best Regional Airline in Central America/ Caribbean

EVA Airways

Best Airline Cabin Cleanliness


Best Airline Transatlantic Airline

World's Best First Class Airline Lounge

Best Airline in Western Europe

Singapore Airlines

World's Best Business Class Airline

Best Airline in Asia

World's Best First Class Airline Seat

South African Airways

Best Airline in Africa

Best Airline Staff in Africa


World's Best Airline Lounge Spa Facility

Turkish Airlines

Best Airline in Europe

Best Airline in Southern Europe

World's Best Business Class Airline Lounge

World's Best Business Class Lounge Dining