Bui Ngoc Hoang, director of Vietnam Aviation Services Co (Vasco), under Vietnam Airlines stated that the new flights of Can Tho-Con Dao route will have 4 flights per week on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, using ATR72-500 aircrafts with expected length of 55 minutes per route.

Initially, Vasco will apply the airfares of 600,000 dong per flight. The opening of Can Tho-Con Dao route will help create favourable conditions for tourism development in Mekong Delta Region, as well as pushing up local economic development progress.

Thoi Bao Kinh Te Vietnam - June 2, 2011