Airlines adjust flights as storm Son Tinh approaches
7/19/2018 7:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Several airlines have announced the adjustment of their flights from/to some airports in the central coast as storm Son Tinh, the third entering the East Sea in 2018, is forecast to hit the region late on July 18.

7/4/2018 8:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam Airlines adopts QR Pay, Stricter controls needed to combat counterfeit goods, Cashew nut exports up 17% in first half of 2018, Japanese business builds packaging factory in HCM City

Vietnam Airlines’ pilots resign citing low salaries
6/6/2018 3:19:01 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Many pilots working for Vietnam Airlines, the national flag air carrier, said they are always under pressure and don’t receive high salaries.

Vietnam, Brazil sign air transport pact
7/4/2018 4:46:13 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam and Brazil have struck a bilateral agreement on air transport, facilitating future cooperation between their airlines. The signing took place on July 2 while Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue was visiting Brazil.

Passengers warned to get to Tan Son Nhat Airport early
6/11/2018 6:17:43 PM (GMT+7)
 National carrier Vietnam Airlines has recommended passengers be present at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City as early as possible to avoid traffic jams.

Vietnam Airlines adjusts Taiwan flights due to Typhoon Maria
7/11/2018 2:58:08 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines is to change its operation plan for flights from and to airports in Taipei and Kaohsiung of Taiwan during July 10-11 for safety reasons as Typhoon Maria is forecast to hit the region on July 10.

Fresh litchi to be served on Vietnam Airlines’ flights
6/18/2018 11:21:42 AM (GMT+7)
 Fresh litchi, which is in season now in northern Vietnam, is being served to business-class and premium-class passengers on Vietnam Airlines’ international and domestic flights departing from Hanoi. 

Vietnam Airlines allows payment by QR code
7/10/2018 8:19:27 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines has announced that it will start to allow customers to buy tickets using QR code through the National Payment Corporation of Vietnam (NAPAS) and VNPay.

Vietnam’s aviation market heats up
6/17/2018 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Sixty-three foreign airlines from 25 countries and territories will have 105 international air routes to Vietnam by October 2018, a sharp increase compared with 2016 when there were 78 air routes.

Vietnam to increase foreign ownership limit to 49 percent at domestic airlines
7/18/2018 5:27:39 PM (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Transport has proposed to raise the foreign ownership limit for airlines to 49 per cent, as well as removing the difference in charter capital between international and domestic airlines.

Vietnam Airlines announces flight price hike
7/3/2018 4:35:49 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines will continue raising flight prices following Vietjet Air and Jetstar Pacific, doubling overall ticket prices after taxes and increased fees.

Vietnam Airlines adds 3,000 flights during summer
6/5/2018 10:33:34 AM (GMT+7)
 The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, will add 3,000 flights (equivalent to 530,000 seats) on domestic routes to meet the increasing number of travellers during summer holidays.

Vietnamese carriers run over 150,000 flights in first half
7/15/2018 2:03:31 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese carrier, including Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Jetstar Pacific, and Vasco, operated a total of 150,010 flights in the first half of this year, up 9 percent year-on-year.

Debate over pilots’ salaries heats up
6/21/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam Airlines has finally decided to raise the salaries for its pilots to VND205-246 million. However, the debate over pilots’ salaries still continues.

MH17: Russia 'liable' for downing airliner over Ukraine
5/25/2018 4:51:08 PM (GMT+7)
 Australia and the Netherlands have formally accused Russia of being responsible for downing a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet in 2014.

VN Airlines continues to be certified as 4-star airline
7/18/2018 11:11:08 AM (GMT+7)
 National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has been certified as a 4-star airline by the international air transport rating organisation Skytrax for the third consecutive year.

Vietnam Airlines adjusts flight schedule due to typhoon Prapiroon
7/3/2018 10:26:29 AM (GMT+7)
 National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will adjust flights from/to Busan of the Republic of Korea and Fukuoka of Japan on July 3 due to typhoon Prapiroon which is raging in the Korean Peninsula.

MH370: Ocean Infinity's search for missing plane formally end
5/29/2018 2:08:53 PM (GMT+7)
A privately funded search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has ended. US-based company Ocean Infinity had been using a deep-sea vessel to conduct a 90-day survey of a vast area of the southern Indian Ocean.

Vietnam Airlines announces Branded Fares Matrix
7/4/2018 10:48:25 AM (GMT+7)
 The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on July 2 said it will implement the Branded Fares Matrix as part of its efforts to catch up with the modern global airline sector.

Vietnam Airlines increases pilot salaries
6/11/2018 2:04:09 PM (GMT+7)
 National carrier Vietnam Airlines have raised salaries for the firm’s pilots from June 1 with rises depending on different kinds of airplanes.