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Biman Wins Changi Airport Award

| Navid Ahmed |

Bangladesh Airlines has won the prestigious 'Airlines Service Incentive Scheme Payout-2016' award from Changi International Airport in Singapore recently. The award is given for landing and departing the flight on time and for better service delivery to the passengers. On time departing ratio of Biman Bangladesh at Changi Airport is 99.03 percent. The Biman Bangladesh also got special tax facilities for its great achievement. Changi Airport is one of the best airports in the world. A total of 67 airlines of the world operate their flights from the airport. Biman Bangladesh has been operating its Dhaka-Singapore-Dhaka flights regularly since 1978. Now it is operating one flight everyday in a week and carrying 95 percent passengers during each trip. Alongside other airplanes, two newly purchased Boeing 737-800 aircrafts were also being operated on the Dhaka- Singapore-Dhaka route. This coveted award is a unique honor for Biman Bangladesh and it is the reflection of Airlines' commitment to improve the service delivery of the Airlines. Earlier, Biman Bangladesh Airlines has won the prestigious 'Foreign Airline of the Year-2015' award of Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), Malaysia. The KLIA management awarded Bangladesh's national flag carrier for carrying the highest number of passengers between Kuala Lumpur and South Asian destinations.

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