Tag: Vietnam

Vietjet’s fleet expansion continues with the arrival of the 101st aircraft in Vietnam

Vietjet reached a new milestone today as the airline took delivery of the 101st aircraft at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City. The arrival of the new 240-seat A321neo ACF aircraft represents Vietjet's commitment to constant fleet expansion, with a total of 384 aircraft on ord...

World Safety and Operations Conference underway in Vietnam

The International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) announced that the inaugural World Safety and Operations Conference (WSOC) has begun in Hanoi, Vietnam under the theme “Leadership in Action: Driving Safer and More Efficient Operations.” Vietnam Airlines is the host carrier for the WSOC,...

Vietjet and Changi Airports International work to develop aviation services supply in Vietnam

During the Vietnamese President's official visit to Singapore, SOVICO Group, Vietjet and Changi Airports International (CAI), the international arm of Changi Airport Group, have signed a strategic partnership agreement worth $US1.5 billion to develop the provision of aviation services at airport...

Vietnam has agreed to resume commercial flights to China

Vietnam suspended all commercial flights to and from China in February after the first cases were detected in the country. But now Vietnam has agreed to resume commercial flights to and from China, the country's ministry of transport said on Monday, noting the frequency and timing of flights ...

Bamboo Airways plans nonstop flights from Vietnam to Munich

The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Bamboo Airways and Munich Airport is expected to strengthen the cooperation, promoting the exploitation of Vietnam – Germany direct routes and widening the Airline’s network to Europe.  To conquer European market The European market is ...

Vietjet opens three more direct routes linking Vietnam with India

Vietjet opens three more direct routes linking Vietnam with India

To meet rising demand for travel between Vietnam and India as well as across the region, Vietjet has opened three new direct routes connecting Vietnam’s three largest hubs, Da Nang, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, with two of India’s largest economic, political and cultural centers of New Delhi and...

Vietjet Air becomes latest airline to enhance aviation safety management with Ideagen

Vietjet Air becomes latest airline to enhance aviation safety management with Ideagen

Vietjet Air, Vietnam’s international new-age airline, is to enhance aviation safety management with software from Ideagen. Coruson, Ideagen’s enterprise cloud-based software, will be implemented as an organisation-wide safety, reporting and risk management solution. The software will prov...

Sun Group enjoys major haul of honors at World Travel Awards Asia and World Luxury Hotels Awards

Sun Group enjoys major haul of honors at World Travel Awards Asia and World Luxury Hotels Awards

Sun Group proudly flew the flag for all of Vietnam at the World Travel Awards (WTA) - Asia & Oceania and World Luxury Hotel Awards (WLHA), which were both held on October 12, 2019. In total, the developer enjoyed a haul of 21 awards for six luxury hotels and resorts, two entertainment and resor...

AirAsia launches new route from Kuala Lumpur to Da Lat

AirAsia launches new route from Kuala Lumpur to Da Lat

AirAsia has launched a new route to Da Lat from Kuala Lumpur, further expanding its footprint in Vietnam. The four times weekly service to Da Lat, capital of Lam Dong province in the Central Highlands, will commence on 20 December 2019. Da Lat is AirAsia’s seventh destination in Vietnam aft...

Vietnam Airlines to launch new routes to Thailand and Indonesia

Vietnam Airlines to launch new routes to Thailand and Indonesia

Vietnam Airlines will begin direct flights linking Ho Chi Minh City and Bali (Indonesia) as well as to Phuket (Thailand) from 27 October this year, to serve increasing demand for flights on these routes. The airline will operate flights on Ho Chi Minh City and Bali route seven times weekly. From...

Vietnam Airlines flies its first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Vietnam Airlines flies its first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Vietnam Airlines has taken delivery of the first of eight Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners it will receive via lease from Air Lease Corporation. The Vietnamese flag carrier plans to put the 787-10 on the busiest routes in its expanding network, utilising its fuel efficiency. The new 787-10 will comp...

Vietnam’s Vietstar Airlines receives AOC

Vietnam’s Vietstar Airlines receives AOC

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has been granted an air operator’s certificate (AOC) for start-up carrier Vietstar Airlines. The new airline was set up in 2011 by state-owned companies and the Vietnamese air force, with a registered capital of VND400 billion ($17.6 million) but...

Vietnam Airlines posts improved revenue and profit in 1H2019

Vietnam Airlines posts improved revenue and profit in 1H2019

Vietnam Airlines Group has posted better consolidated revenue and pre-tax consolidated profit in the first six months of 2019 compared to the same six months in 2018. The Group reported VND 51,662 billion (US$2.2 billion) in consolidated revenue, up 5.5 per cent on the same period last year and ...

Vietjet Air grows its stake in Saigon Ground Services, reports claim

Vietjet Air grows its stake in Saigon Ground Services, reports claim

Vietnamese low-cost carrier Vietjet Air has grown its stake in Saigon Ground Services (SAGS) as part of its plan to diversify its portfolio, according to reports. Air Transport World reports that it makes the airline the third-largest shareholder in the company. It was reportedly part of an inve...

Vietnam Airlines and Aeroflot begin codesharing on routes

Vietnam Airlines and Aeroflot begin codesharing on routes

Vietnam Airlines and Aeroflot have started codesharing on both domestic and international routes in Vietnam and Russia. Flights operated by Vietnam Airlines include the route of Hanoi - Moscow (Sheremetyevo), Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City, Phu Quoc, Nha Trang as well as Ho Chi Minh City- Phu Quoc, Nh...

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