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Best Airlines in The Middle East

We all know some of the best airlines in the Middle East. Some so famous that they are ranked the top airlines in the world and not just the Middle East. Fly with us to explore the Best Airlines in the Middle East for 2015 according to World Airline Awards (WAA – worldairlineawards.com):

 

10. Middle East Airlines

The Lebanese carrier ranks the number 10 spot according to WAA. Headquartered in Beirut, with their main Airport being Rafic Hariri International Airport. Member of the SkyTeam Alliance.

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Credit: www.airbus.com
Business Class on MEA - Credit: Joe Nazarian via Flickr.com
Business Class on MEA – Credit: Joe Nazarian via Flickr.com
Business Class Food on MEA - Credit: Joe Nazarian via Flickr.com
Business Class Food on MEA – Credit: Joe Nazarian via Flickr.com

 

9. Fly Dubai

Dubai based United Arab Emirates Airline is within the top 10 on the list.

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Credit: Boeing.com
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Business Class on Fly Dubai – Credit: Geven.com

 

8. Air Arabia

Also UAE Airline Air Arabia, head quartered in Sharjah, runs low cost flights around the Middle East. Expanding fast from different airports around the Middle East, Air Arabia promises a change in Middle Eastern Travel.

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Credit: wikipedia.com

 

7. Royal Jordanian Airlines

Amman based Royal Jordanian Airlines is the national flight carrier in Jordan. Known to being the main airlines of the country, and the fastest to expand into global destinations, Royal Jordanian is traveling up the Top World Airlines list year by year. Member of the OneWorld Alliance.

Royal Jordanian Crew - Credit: RJ.com
Royal Jordanian Crew – Credit: RJ.com
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Credit: wikipedia.com
The New Boeing 787 Business Class Credit: Jonny Clark via thedesignair.net
The New Boeing 787 Business Class Credit: Jonny Clark via thedesignair.net
Economy Class on the newly purchased Boeing 787 Credit: Jonny Clark via thedesignair.net
Economy Class on the newly purchased Boeing 787 Credit: Jonny Clark via thedesignair.net

 

6. Gulf Air

Headquartered in Muharraq, adjacent to Bahrain International Airport, the Bahraini airlines is one of the leading Middle Eastern Airlines.

Business Class Meal on board Gulf Air – Credit: Lucky via onemileatatime.boardingarea.com

Business Class on board Gulf Air – Credit: Lucky via onemileatatime.boardingarea.com

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Business Class on board Gulf Air – Credit: Lucky via onemileatatime.boardingarea.com
Business Class Meal on board Gulf Air – Credit: Lucky via onemileatatime.boardingarea.com

 

5. Saudi Arabian Airlines

The flag carrier airlines of Saudi Arabia, headquartered in Jeddah, runs huge international operations across the globe. Member of the SkyTeam Alliance.

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Credit: Wikipedia.com
First Class seats on Saudi Airlines - Credit: saudiairlines.com
First Class seats on Saudi Airlines – Credit: saudiairlines.com
Business Class on board Saudi Airlines - Credit: saudiairlines.com
Business Class on board Saudi Airlines – Credit: saudiairlines.com
Economy Cabin on Saudi Airlines Airplane Credit: Sam Pollitt via JetPhotos.net
Economy Cabin on Saudi Airlines Airplane Credit: Sam Pollitt via JetPhotos.net

 

4. Oman Air

Based on the grounds of Muscat International Airport in Seeb, Oman.

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Credit: Wikipedia.com
Business Class Seats on Oman Air Flights - Credit: omanair.com
Business Class Seats on Oman Air Flights – Credit: omanair.com
Economy Seats on Oman Air Flights - Credit: alroya.info
Economy Seats on Oman Air Flights – Credit: alroya.info

 

3. Etihad Airways

Ranked No. 6 on World’s Top 100 Airlines. Eithad is a Flag carrier, and the second largest airlines in the UAE. Headquartered in Khalifa City close to Abu Dhabi Airport, Etihad operates flights to many international destinations and is one of the region’s fastest growing airlines.

Credit: Sarah Jacotine via arabiansupplychain.com
Credit: Sarah Jacotine via arabiansupplychain.com
Etihad Airways Bedroom in on board First Class Apartments - Credit: KAMRAN JEBREILI/ASSOCIATED PRESS
Etihad Airways Bedroom in on board First Class Apartments – Credit: KAMRAN JEBREILI/ASSOCIATED PRESS
First class suites on board Etihad Airways - Adrian via superadrianme.com
First class suites on board Etihad Airways – Adrian via superadrianme.com
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Credit: valueaddedtravel.com
Economy Cabin on Etihad Airways - Credit: Eithad Airlines via childmode.com
Economy Cabin on Etihad Airways – Credit: Eithad Airlines via childmode.com

 

2. Emirates 

Ranked No. 6 on World’s Top 100 Airlines. Emirates is a Flag carrier and largest airlines of the United Arab Emirates. Operating internationally and headquartered in Dubai. Emirates is known to best one of the best airlines in the world, with an ever expanding number of modern aircraft fleet.

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Via thepointsguy.com
Bar and Lounge area on board Emirates Airbus A380 - Credit: Jacob Pfleger via airlinereporter.com
Bar and Lounge area on board Emirates Airbus A380 – Credit: Jacob Pfleger via airlinereporter.com
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First Class Suites on Emirates Credit: emirates.com
Lie flat seats in Business Class on Emirates flights - Credit: Emirates.com
Lie flat seats in Business Class on Emirates flights – Credit: Emirates.com
Economy Cabin on Emirates Flights - Credit: Emirates.com
Economy Cabin on Emirates Flights – Credit: Emirates.com

 

1. Qatar Airways

Ranked No. 1 on World’s Top 100 Airlines, Qatar Airways is the State-owned Flag Carrier of Qatar. QA is expanding so fast, whilst introducing new travel experiences to the world, and a travel environment you have never flew before. QA is part of the OneWorld alliance.

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Credit: qatarairways.com
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First Class on Qatar Airways Credit: qatarairways.com
Credit: qatarairways.com
Meals Served on Qatar Airways First Class Cabin Credit: qatarairways.com
Boeing 787 Business Class on Board Qatar Airways - Credit: Luc Wiesman Via dmarge.com
Boeing 787 Business Class on Board Qatar Airways – Credit: Luc Wiesman Via dmarge.com
Economy Cabin on Qatar Airways Flights - Credit: theaviationwriter.com
Economy Cabin on Qatar Airways Flights – Credit: theaviationwriter.com

 

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