Porter Airlines wins amenities award from SmarterTravel

Porter Airlines was selected as the winner of the Best Free Airline Amenity award in the 2017 SmarterTravel Editors’ Choice Awards. Porter’s distinctive approach to service has been a feature at the airline since its inception more than 10 years ago.

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Passenger lounges in Toronto, Newark, and Ottawa are equipped with a self-serve coffee bar, tea, and a range of snacks and drinks. Porter Photo

All Porter passengers are offered a variety of complimentary drinks and snack options on board every flight, including free beer and wine.

Passenger lounges in Toronto, Ont., Newark, N.J., and Ottawa, Ont., are equipped with a self-serve coffee bar, tea, and a range of soft drinks and water. Shortbread cookies and other snacks are also available.

“Our team is committed to providing quality service to all of our passengers. We greatly appreciate receiving this award from SmarterTravel,” said Robert Deluce, president and CEO of Porter Airlines. “Porter continues to be an airline dedicated to hospitality, comfort and a refined flying experience.”


SmarterTravel is an online global travel resource, featuring everything from news and expert advice to travel tips and destination features. The SmarterTravel Editors’ Choice Award recognizes the best free amenities across international airlines.

Deputy executive editor of SmarterTravel, Christine Sarkis noted, “The competition was fierce this year, and we’ve selected, tested, and compared the best of the best in travel to arrive at this year’s list of winners.”

To view the complete list of winners, visit smartertravel.com

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