Vietnamese travellers rush to book April 30-May Day holidays
4/8/2019 11:25:22 AM (GMT+7)
Tour agents and airlines have reported rising demand during Reunification Day and May Day holidays.

2,000 flights added for Hung Kings holiday
3/28/2019 11:11:30 AM (GMT+7)
 National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and budget airline Jetstar Pacific have announced to increase around 2,000 flights in total on the occasion of the Hung Kings holiday.

Vietnam Airlines launches new airport map application
3/14/2019 11:08:07 PM (GMT+7)
 The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines said on March 14 that it would coordinate with map supplier InMapz to launch a new airport map feature on its website and mobile application. 

Ethiopian Airlines crash is second disaster involving Boeing 737 MAX 8 in months
3/11/2019 10:21:00 AM (GMT+7)
 For the second time in less than six months, a brand-new Boeing aircraft has crashed just minutes into a flight.

CAAV warns of fake tickets during upcoming holidays
4/5/2019 2:43:07 PM (GMT+7)
 The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has advised passengers to buy air tickets on the official websites of airlines or at ticket offices and authorized outlets to avoid purchasing fake ones.

Local airlines offer cheap prices for new international routes
3/26/2019 9:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam’s airlines have opened new international air routes and are running more sale promotions, especially to key tourism markets.

Airlines checked by shortage of pilots
3/14/2019 10:23:23 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese airlines are becoming increasingly competitive over trained pilots, especially since new players have announced setting up operations in the country.

Heavy fines for passengers breaking food safety rules: Vietnam Airlines
3/5/2019 5:34:55 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines has warned that passengers need to be aware of food safety regulations in China’s Taiwan, Japan and Australia in the wake of increasing disease outbreaks before carrying food into those places.

Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific put on extra flights for public holidays
4/3/2019 11:35:31 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam Airlines and Jetstar Pacific will provide nearly 1 million seats (equivalent to 4,700 flights) in domestic and international routes, to meet the travelling demand on the upcoming holidays.

Vietnam’s airlines making hectic preparations to fly to US
3/19/2019 10:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Soon after the US officially granted non-stop flight permission to Vietnam, domestic airlines set to work to prepare to fly to the US.

Aviation official: Vietnam is yet to licence Boeing 737 Max
3/11/2019 11:07:08 PM (GMT+7)
 Director of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) Dinh Viet Thang has stated that Vietnamese airlines have yet to use the Boeing 737 Max. 

How many airlines should Vietnam have?
4/4/2019 10:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Tran Trong Kien, CEO of Thien Minh Group, believes the aviation market is still large enough for new air carriers. 

Local airlines reconsider Boeing 737 MAX orders
3/25/2019 5:07:39 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese airlines may have to give up their intentions of purchasing hundreds of Boeing-made aircraft due to the controversy surrounding two recent crashes which killed hundreds of people.

Vietnam Airlines to switch over to Sheremetyevo airport in Moscow
3/13/2019 8:04:47 AM (GMT+7)
 National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will move all its operations in Moscow from Domodedovo Airport to Sheremetyevo Airport as from July 2, 2019. 

HCM City Travel Fair offers new tours with discounts
4/1/2019 2:35:42 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – More than 40 travel agents, airlines and hotels will participate in the annual HCM City Travel Fair that will take place from April 11 to 14 at September 23 Park in District 1.

Domestic airlines race to open new international routes
3/15/2019 2:33:13 PM (GMT+7)
 More airlines in Vietnam have launched international routes with big promotional campaigns.

777X debut postponed by Boeing after Ethiopian Airlines crash
3/11/2019 5:25:56 PM (GMT+7)
 Boeing has delayed plans to unveil its huge new 777X jetliner this week following the deadly crash of one of the company's aircraft in Ethiopia.

Vietjet crew suspended for mishearing instructions
3/28/2019 4:09:46 PM (GMT+7)
 A flight crew working for local budget airline Vietjet has been suspended after its captain misheard instructions from air traffic control, forcing a Vietnam Airlines plane to take evasive action to avoid an unsafe situation.

Boeing will keep building new 737 Max planes as it scrambles to get them back in the air
3/15/2019 10:02:00 AM (GMT+7)
 As Boeing works to restore its troubled 737 Max fleet to service, it will continue building the planes. But it will temporarily stop delivering 737 Max jets to airlines as Boeing determines what caused two of those planes to crash

Vietcombank to sell Vietnam Airlines shares
3/11/2019 12:32:56 PM (GMT+7)
 The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) has offered to sell more than 2.3 million shares it owns in the national carrier Vietnam Airlines.