Direct flights to America greenlit
3/4/2019 7:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Although Vietnamese airlines have been preparing for a direct Vietnam-US route in the past few years, it has taken time to ready their fleets and come up with ways to compete with other international airways over this route. 

Flights to Europe rescheduled due to Pakistan’s airspace shutdown
2/28/2019 11:41:45 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines rescheduled four flights between Vietnam and Europe on February 27 evening to adjust their routes so as to avoid the airspace shut-down of Pakistan.


 
Vietnam receives permission for direct flights to US
2/16/2019 11:40:11 AM (GMT+7)
 The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has declared that Vietnam now complies with international safety standards, giving its airlines the opportunity to fly to the US and codeshare with American carriers.

Airlines expand fleets, but aviation infrastructure still inadequate
3/5/2019 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Air carriers have bought more next-generation aircraft as a part of their expansion plans, but infrastructure has not caught up with the expansion rate.



 
Vietnam Airlines to open new air routes to Cambodian destinations
3/1/2019 3:32:37 PM (GMT+7)
 National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) is considering the launch of new air routes connecting Ha Long and Danang with popular destinations in the neighboring country of Cambodia, including Siem Reap and Phnom Penh.

Is Vietnam Airlines ready for non-stop flights to the US?
2/17/2019 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam’s aviation authorities are expected to receive a CAT1 aviation certificate soon, but the readiness of domestic air carriers is still unclear.


 
VN Airlines promotes Vietnam on int’l TV channels
3/5/2019 11:25:02 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines has made a short film on Vietnam, which was broadcast on BBC and CNN television channels. 

Vietnam Airlines diverts flights to Europe after Pakistan closes airspace
3/2/2019 12:57:50 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines (VNA) resumed flights to and from Europe on Thursday but flights would be diverted around Pakistan after it closed its airspace, the national flag carrier announced.


 
Van Don Airport calls on international airlines to open routes
2/26/2019 3:29:35 PM (GMT+7)
 A conference on market promotion for the Van Don International Airport will be held from February 28 to March 1 in Quang Ninh Province.

Malaysia willing to resume search for MH370
3/4/2019 12:59:51 PM (GMT+7)
 Malaysian Minister of Transport Anthony Loke on March 3 announced that the country will consider resuming the search for the missing plane of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.


 
Free air tickets, accommodation offered to summit covering reporters
2/28/2019 2:04:18 PM (GMT+7)
 The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and the Vinpearl resort company have announced they will provide free air tickets and hotel accommodation for journalists, both Vietnamese and foreign, covering the ongoing DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit Vietnam.

Vietnam now qualified to establish flight services to US
2/16/2019 12:08:48 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnamese airlines are now able to fly to the US and codeshare with US carriers after the FAA declared that VN complies with international safety standards under the agency’s International Aviation Safety Assessment programme.


 
New air routes allow airlines to offer cheap tickets throughout March
3/5/2019 3:54:41 PM (GMT+7)
 Following the Lunar New Year festival (Tet), both local and foreign airlines have opened a range of new air routes to tourist destinations across Vietnam with low-cost air tickets priced from VND149,000.

Pilots’ job-hopping causing problems for Vietnamese airlines
3/3/2019 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The shortage of qualified pilots is getting more serious in Vietnam as more air carriers receive licenses to operate in the country. 


 
Vietnam Airlines, Sabre expand strategic cooperation
2/28/2019 1:24:12 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam Airlines and Sabre Corporation (SABR) will expand their existing strategic cooperation in aviation information and technology under a 300-million USD deal inked in Hanoi on February 27.

Vietnam Airlines to add nearly 4,000 seats on Hanoi–HCM City route
2/16/2019 11:32:13 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam Airlines announced on February 15 that it will add nearly 4,000 seats on wide-body aircraft on the Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City route between now and February 17 to meet increasing demand following the Lunar New Year festival. 


 
The world's longest-running airlines
3/5/2019 11:48:00 AM (GMT+7)
 When we hear that an industry is celebrating its 100th anniversary, images of the industrial revolution might spring to mind, with its coal-powered steam machines, railways and chimneys.

Big potential for bilateral trade between Vietnam and the US: experts
3/2/2019 11:26:00 AM (GMT+7)
 On the sidelines of the DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit on Wednesday, three Vietnamese airlines signed deals with US firms worth more than US$21 billion, but will this spell the start of an increase of bilateral agreements between America and Viet Nam.


 
Vietnam Airlines and Cambodia’s Ministry of Tourism ink co-operation agreement
2/27/2019 2:12:25 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines and Cambodia’s Ministry of Tourism signed a tourism development co-operation agreement in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on Tuesday that runs through 2021.

Vietnam Airlines launches new, cutting-edge mobile application
2/14/2019 11:29:20 AM (GMT+7)
 With a modern interface, many new and useful features that are more user-friendly than the old version, Vietnam Airlines’ new application promises an enhanced customer experience.


 

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