Ethiopian Airlines Wins ‘Best Entertainment and Wi-Fi in Africa’ at 2024 APEX Awards

Ethiopian takes home a double win for in-flight excellence.

Ethiopian Airlines in-flight entertainment
Photo/ Ethiopian

The Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) announced the 2024 APEX Best Airline Awards winners for regional airlines at the FTE & APEX Awards Ceremony during the FTE EMEA Conference in Dublin, Ireland.

Ethiopian Airlines (ET) secured the top spots in two key categories for the African region: Best Entertainment and Best Wi-Fi.

Airline Awards also recognised outstanding airlines in other regions, including Emirates for Best Overall Airline in the Middle East and Delta Air Lines for Best Global Airline in the Americas.


The awards honoured airlines from different regions for their exceptional passenger experiences in various categories including Cabin Service, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Seat Comfort, and Wi-Fi. 

“As we celebrate the great achievements of each airline, we know the committed and loyal teams will continue to be inspired to push the boundaries even further to set new standards in air travel.”

APEX GCEO Dr. Joe Leader

2024 APEX Best Airline Regional Winners – Africa & Middle East

Best Entertainment: Ethiopian Airlines 
Best Wi-Fi: Ethiopian Airlines

Middle East:
Best Overall Airline: Emirates 
Best Cabin Service: Qatar Airways  
Best Entertainment: Qatar Airways (Previously presented at APEX Content Market) 
Best Food & Beverage*: Etihad Airways 
Best Seat Comfort: Oman Air  
Best Wi-Fi: EL AL