HANOI: India and Vietnam could see a welcome jump to the poor tourist figures to each other's countries with direct flights set to take off from November even as this pretty Southeast Asian country plans to tap Bollywood to shoot films and host its glitzy awards functions here.
Tag - air carriers
mardi 26 août 2014
lundi 25 août 2014
The well-traveled two hour flight path between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City could be cut by as much as 30 minutes thanks to a new agreement made between the governments of Vietnam and Cambodia.
vendredi 18 juillet 2014
Jetstar Pacific Airlines will finally open its first international flights with Bangkok and Singapore before the end of the year.
jeudi 17 juillet 2014
PHU QUOC : Korean Air plans to launch direct service from Seoul’s Incheon airport to Phu Quoc in Vietnam by the end of next year.
mardi 15 juillet 2014
HANOI - Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam reports that during January to May this year, up to 25% of all flights operated by local airlines were delayed or cancelled, compared to 16% during the same period last year.
Jet Airways (India) Ltd. will introduce a flight to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam in November this year.
samedi 24 mai 2014
Vietnam Airlines plans to sell as much as a 15 per cent stake to foreign investors as Vietnam's government seeks to accelerate the overhaul of state-owned companies and spur economic growth.
mardi 1 avril 2014
HO CHI MINH CITY — Chien Anh, a restaurant manager here, used to fly on either Vietnam Airlines, the state-owned flag carrier, or the budget airline it mostly owns, Jetstar Pacific. But after the private VietJet Air started flights in 2011, Mr. Anh’s loyalty began to shift.
jeudi 27 mars 2014
HANO : Low-cost airline, Jetstar Pacific, will introduce daily flights from Vietnam to Macau effective 28 March.
samedi 22 mars 2014
HANOI - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung recently approved a civil aviation strategy that indicates the country will need to increase commercial aircraft registered in the country to 250 by 2030.
mercredi 29 janvier 2014
HANOI: Communist Vietnam's first private airline, VietJetAir, said Wednesday that it was close to finalising a $6.1 billion order for 62 Airbus aircraft.
dimanche 19 janvier 2014
Vietnamese budget airlines have been making every effort to mobilize more capital and expand their fleets in their plans to provide international flights.
lundi 13 janvier 2014
The Ministry of Transport has pledged to finish the process of privatizing state-owned carrier Vietnam Airlines within this year after failing to do so during last year.
samedi 11 janvier 2014
National carrier Vietnam Airlines earned 533 billion dong ($25.3 million) in gross profit last year, beating its own annual target by 34 percent as seat occupancy reached a record high, the airline said in a statement on Friday.
jeudi 9 janvier 2014
Half of Vietnam's eight international airports mainly serve domestic flights despite aviation authorities’ initiatives to attract foreign airlines.
mercredi 8 janvier 2014
Rapid growth in the Vietnamese market is starting to spread to secondary airports with new domestic and international routes. The new routes mark an important new phase in the development of the Vietnamese market which will accelerate as the country’s carriers pursue rapid expansion.
mardi 29 octobre 2013
HANOI—Vietnam Airlines signed a $1.7 billion contract Monday to buy and lease 40 new jet engines from GE Aviation, a unit of General Electric Co., as it seeks to raise its profile as an Asian carrier.
lundi 21 octobre 2013
Vietnam's fledgling airline industry is poised for a boom as local competition heats up with fleet expansions, new routes and planned share offers that are set to make it one of the world's three fastest growing markets.
jeudi 3 octobre 2013
PHNOM PENH - Lao Airlines will resume its Phnom Penh-Vientiane direct flights, three times a week starting in November after a break of five years.
mardi 1 octobre 2013
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), launched daily flights to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.
dimanche 29 septembre 2013
NEW YORK - Vietnam Airlines has agreed to order General Electric engines to power its Boeing Co 787 Dreamliners, according to Vietnamese government officials.
mercredi 25 septembre 2013
Ambitious low-cost airline VietJet has agreed to buy up to 92 Airbus jets worth about $8.6 billion between 2014 and 2022 in a move to beef up its presence in a fast-growing regional market.
vendredi 6 septembre 2013
DANANG - Three airlines are now flying international scheduled services to the central region of Vietnam, while talks continue on a possible air service linking Bangkok and Danang.
mercredi 31 juillet 2013
VietJet Air, Vietnam’s first private airline, announced Monday it will soon up its roundtrip flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Hue to two per day, in time for the reopening of Hue’s international airport.
dimanche 23 juin 2013
Vietnam-airline.org has been designed as the website providing Vietnam Airlines’ tickets for international customers. Acting as an online booking center, it started the operation in May 2013.
dimanche 31 mars 2013
Minister of Transport -- Dinh La Thang, has decided that Vietnam Airlines would have to complete the equitization process within 2013, which means that the investors would have the chance to possess the shares of the national flag air carrier this year.
mercredi 6 mars 2013
HCMC - Air Astana will explore the possibility of flying to Vietnamese capital Hanoi after the Kazakhstan airline launched service to HCMC, the carrier’s President Peter Foster said.
jeudi 21 février 2013
Huge investment and high input costs have forced another private airline in Vietnam to shut down, while those still operating are failing to make profits.
mardi 5 février 2013
If this happens, this would be the second private airline which has to stop providing commercial flights in Vietnam. The first one was Indochina Airlines which had to stop flying just after one year of taking off.
mercredi 30 janvier 2013
The domestic aviation market has turned out to be not lucrative as thought.