Horizon Air Awards and Recognition

Throughout the years, Horizon Air has been recognized for providing outstanding service.

Condé Nast Business Travel Awards

  • Top Domestic Single-Class Airlines 2002-2009
  • Best Frequent Flier Program 2006
  • Value for Cost, Domestic Airlines 2002

In every year from 2002 to 2009, the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler magazine ranked Horizon Air among the top 5 domestic single-class airlines. (That category was dropped in 2010.) The annual survey of the magazine's business travelers is published in the October issue.

Condé Nast Readers' Choice Travel Awards

  • Top 10 North American Airlines 2002-2003, 2010

To date, Horizon Air remains one of only a small handful of regional carriers to have made this list. The annual survey of the magazine's readers is published in the November issue.

Travel+Leisure Magazine

Top 10 Domestic Airlines 2004-2008
Travel+Leisure magazine is widely considered to be one of the premier publications in the travel industry. From 2004 to 2008, Travel+Leisure readers voted Horizon Air among the top 10 domestic airlines as part of the publication's annual "World's Best Awards." Travel+Leisure scores airlines in five areas: cabin comfort, food, inflight service, customer service and value.

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Diamond Certificate of Excellence 2000-2009, 2012, 2013 
Established in 1991, the FAA's Aviation Maintenance Technician program honors aviation maintenance personnel and employers who participate in training opportunities that exceed FAA regulatory requirements.

Washington State Recycling Association

Business Generator Recycler of the Year 2010
The Washington State Recycling Association (WSRA) recognizes a handful of businesses in the state each year for their innovation and commitment to recycling. Horizon Air was named 2010 Business Generator Recycler of the Year for its expansive onboard recycling program, in which 95 percent of all recyclable materials from its inflight services is recycled.

Air Transport World

Regional Airline of the Year 2007
Horizon Air was named "Regional Airline of the Year" in 2007 by Air Transport World, the airline industry's leading publication. In recognizing Horizon Air, the publication noted the airline's exemplary safety record, superior commitment to customer service, technological leadership and profitability during the industry's challenging times.

Reader's Digest Magazine

Best Innovation: Web Check-in 2005
Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines' pioneering efforts with online check-in earned "Best Airline Innovation" recognition in Reader's Digest Magazine's annual compilation of the 100 best people, places, ideas and innovations in America.