Singapore Changi Airport is known for its excellent services and security, winning numerous worldwide awards and accolades since its opening. Despite competition from much newer airports in the region, the airport continues to maintain its reputation for setting standards in airport service quality. It received 16 best airport awards in 2000, 20 in 2001, 23 in 2002, 20 in 2003, 19 in 2004 and 20 in 2005.
Some notable awards and accolades the airport has received include:
World Airport Awards
Best Airport Leisure Amenities 2010
Best Airport Asia 2010
Best Airport Duty Free shopping Award for 2008
Best Airport Dining Award 2008
Best Airport Leisure Amenities Award 2008
Airline Star Ranking
5 Star Airport, the highest category in Skytrax's "World Airport Star Ranking".
"Best Airport in Asia" award by AETRA 2004, a new award by Airport World based on the "AETRA Customer Satisfaction Survey" launched in 2004 and replacing the "IATA Global Airport Monitor", a collaboration between the Airports Council International and the International Air Transport Association. Prior to this, the airport has won both the "Best Airport - Worldwide" and the "Best Airport - Asia/Pacific" awards in the 25-40 million passengers category four times consecutively from 2000 to 2003.