Sam Chui Award and Press


Sam Chui is a celebrated aviation and travel specialist, photographer, journalist, blogger and a published author of 3 books.

His experience with aviation and travel has taken him on journeys into many remarkable places throughout the world.

Every year he travels upwards of 300,000 miles to share with his followers the latest aviation and travel reviews. His book, blog and multi-media are the products of his passion, obsession and dedication towards commercial aviation and travel.

Sam is very active on his own website with about 150,000 unique page visits per month. His social media channels on YoutubeInstagram, Facebook and Weibo have exceeded a total of 350,000 followers and reach over 45 million people! His travel reviews appear on Bloomberg, CNN, Business Traveler regularly. Sam is multi-lingual and fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin and English.

Sam loves to talk and share about his passion of aviation and has a proven track record in many publications and in the press around the world.

Sam is available for interviews, appearances and product campaigns, and happy to speak on:

  • Airline industry and aviation news
  • Creative photography and video reviews
  • Airline products
  • Travel Products
  • Frequent Flyer Programs

For media query, please contact Sam here.



First Place, Photo Competition 2003 Airliners International Convention, Colombus, Ohio, USA

First Place, Photo Competition 2004 Airliners International Convention, Los Angeles, California, USA

Runner Up, Photo Competition 2006 National Aviation Press Club, Australia

Runner Up, Photo Competition 2009 National Aviation Press Club, Australia


Books Published:

Air - Sam Chui Air Photos

Air - Sam Chui Air Photos

Air2 by Sam Chui

Air2 by Sam Chui

Air3 by Sam Chui

Air3 by Sam Chui

Sam in the Press

CNN BBERG National

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Airline Japan Magazine RunwayGirl Network
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Airports of the World Airline Japan Magazine Airliner_World                        

Business Traveler Magazine Feb 2017

Plane Talking UK Podcast interview August 2016

Review of Air3 book by Airline Rating

Airline Japan Magazine (Japanese) 2015 feature of my trip report

Thai Aero Magazine feature of my Iran Aviation Trip Nov 2014

Air2 book review by Roger-Wilco

JP4 Mensile di Aeronautica (Italian magazine in both Italian and English)

With Philip Clark on ABC 702 Morning Radio Sydney, Australia

With Ostersund Photography, Sweden