2011 Passenger Choice Awards

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Did any ISLANDS readers cast a vote in this year's Passenger Choice Awards? The Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) just announced the winners for 2011:****

Best Overall Passenger Experience (Over 50 IFE EQUIPPED IN FLEET) – Emirates**
Best Overall Passenger Experience (Up to 50 IFE EQUIPPED IN FLEET)** – Virgin America******
Best in Region: Africa –** South African Airways
Best in Region: Americas – Virgin America**
Best in Region: Asia and Australasia** – V Australia****
Best in Region: Europe – Virgin Atlantic**
Best in Region: Middle East –** Emirates******
Best Inflight Video –** Virgin America******
Best Cabin Ambiance –** JetBlue**
Best Food & Beverage in conjunction with IFSA –** V Australia**
Best Ground Experience –** Virgin America****

They say there's no commercial influence – that travelers do all the voting. Gotta be honest, though – we missed out on the ballot. Do you agree with the winners? Let us know in the comments section or on our Facebook page.