Fiji Airways, Fiji’s National Airline, has been awarded the 2022 Passenger Decision Award for Greatest Foodstuff & Beverage in the South Pacific by the Airline Passenger Encounter Association.
Fiji’s Superior Commissioner to the United Kingdom, His Excellency, Mr Jitoko Tikolevu accepted the award on behalf of the airline at an award ceremony in Dublin, Ireland on Wednesday 8 June.
Fiji Airways Taking care of Director & CEO, Mr Andre Viljoen welcomed the regional culinary recognition: “This recognition represents pretty much 24 months of treatment and commitment from our Fiji Airways family to choose our service to an solely new stage. Fiji is open and travelling to our islands has never been greater. We’re grateful to APEX and our prospects for this recognition of our new in-flight menu. Our team have labored hard in providing a eating encounter to our prospects that is equivalent parts phenomenal and uniquely Fijian. If you haven’t attempted our kava ice product –– you must!”
Fiji Airways released its new award-successful Small business Course menu with multi-award-profitable chef Richard Cross previously this 12 months, having the airline’s catering to new heights. A spotlight of the new in-flight dessert menu includes Chef Cross’s signature kava and cinnamon ice cream, as well as cookies and cream banoffee parfait, and bittersweet chocolate panna cotta.
Showcasing homegrown vegetables in a new light, contemporary cooking and preservation approaches have been applied to rework the likes of cassava, sweet potato (yellow kumala), dalo (taro) and plantain into edible garnishes you’d anticipate to love in a wonderful-dining cafe.
Cross operates standard workshops with Cabin Crew Trainers at the airline’s Aviation Academy in Nadi, Fiji, supplying hands-on coaching for Fiji Airways Cabin Crew to be certain they can confidently execute the new approaches and supply an elevated onboard dining expertise. He also performs immediately with the crew on flights to make sure that the airline’s eating knowledge is reliable.
The airline is doing the job on a variety of enhancements in other crucial spots which will further enrich the visitor expertise with Fiji Airways.