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.
jeudi 21 février 2013
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.
mardi 22 janvier 2013
Analysts now bet on the fate of Air Mekong after hearing that the private airline cannot pay for fuel. Pacific Airlines still has reported loss for the last five consecutive year of operation.
dimanche 20 janvier 2013
Analysts now bet on the fate of Air Mekong after hearing that the private airline cannot pay for fuel. Pacific Airlines still has reported a loss for the last five consecutive years of operation.
samedi 5 janvier 2013
Phu Quoc Island in southwest Vietnam has seen a 60% surge in seat capacity since the opening of a new airport in Dec-2012.
jeudi 3 janvier 2013
Air Astana, Kazakhstan’s national flag carrier, on January 2 officially launched a direct route linking Almaty, the country’s largest city, and HCM City in Vietnam, with two flights a week, every Wednesday and Friday.
samedi 29 décembre 2012
HCMC – A charter flight operated by Orient Air on Wednesday brought over 370 tourists from Moscow to Khanh Hoa Province, and there will be a charter flight on this route every ten days towards next year-end.
vendredi 21 décembre 2012
An agreement on amendment to the Vietnam – US Bilateral Air Transport Agreement has been signed. However, the Vietnamese national flag air carrier has not made any statements about the opening of the direct air routes.
dimanche 16 décembre 2012
BANGKOK - Lao Airlines last week launched a three weekly service to Danang in central Vietnam, the first link from the landlocked nation to the seaside resorts of Danang and Hoi An.
jeudi 13 décembre 2012
Vietnam Airlines officially launched on Wednesday its first Ho Chi Minh City-Jakarta air route to boost tourism and economic links between Vietnam and Indonesia.
vendredi 7 décembre 2012
Vietnam Air Petrol Company (Vinapco), a subsidiary of Vietnam Airlines, has been prosecuted for smuggling and tax evasion worth billions of dong.
mardi 4 décembre 2012
Finnair's basic strategy is well-known: the carrier seeks to connect Europe with Asia via its Helsinki hub, which is geographically advantageous and offers connections of about 35 minutes.
Vietnam Airlines’ first flight carrying 143 passengers landed at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta, Indonesia, on December 2.
dimanche 25 novembre 2012
DANANG – The central coast city of Danang now is arranging to open new air routes linking the city with China’s Shanghai and Wuhan, Taiwan’s Taipei, Laos’ Vientiane and Russia’s Irkutsk, Novosibirsk and Krasnoyarsk.
mercredi 21 novembre 2012
Many International Airlines have rapidly penetrated and reinforced their presences inVietnam’s market.
samedi 20 octobre 2012
VietJet Aviation Joint-Stock Co. is set to begin flights to Bangkok in December, becoming the first privately owned Vietnamese carrier to fly abroad.
jeudi 4 octobre 2012
Low-cost carrier VietJetAir is celebrating the expansion of its domestic network with a huge sale of 100,000 tickets for VND10,000 (US 50 cents) each.
samedi 15 septembre 2012
HO CHI MINH CITY - Vietnam Airlines outlined expansion at the 4-Code presentation seminar, Wednesday, just prior to the opening of 8th International Travel Expo 2012 in Ho Chi Minh City.
India’s Jet Airways is studying the Vietnamese market in preparation for starting an air route connecting HCM City with Mumbai in the near future.
jeudi 13 septembre 2012
HCMC – Air Astana expects to launch the air route connecting Almaty City in Kazakhstan and HCMC on December 16, 2012 or January 5, 2013.
dimanche 9 septembre 2012
Tourist traffic between Sri Lanka and Vietnam could be boosted with direct air links which can cut travel time and ticket costs helping make the destination competitive, officials said.
mardi 28 août 2012
The Vietnamese aviation market has become more competitive with the joining of the two private airlines which threaten to narrow the market share being held by the national flag air carrier Vietnam Airlines.
vendredi 27 avril 2012
An inaugural flight ceremony was held yesterday at the Macau International Airport to commemorate the first Macau - Da Nang flight of Vietnam Airlines, now providing two flights a week by the 184-seat Airbus 321 aircraft.
samedi 21 avril 2012
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines plans to launch a direct flight from Berlin to Hanoi on June 25.
samedi 24 mars 2012
Poland-based LOT Polish Airlines will stop offering flights connecting Warsaw and Hanoi as of March 25, after less than two years in service, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV).
jeudi 15 mars 2012
Vietnam Airlines aims to become Southeast Asia's second-biggest full-service carrier by the end of the decade as it more than doubles its fleet in a bid to surpass Thai Airways International Pcl (THAI) and Malaysian Airline System Bhd. (MAS)
vendredi 9 mars 2012
Air Mekong will launch direct service between Hanoi and Con Dao in summer to meet air travel demand of tourists from the capital city and neighbouring provinces to the historical island off the country's southern coast.
samedi 3 mars 2012
Budget carrier VietJetAir last Thursday announced the launch of their new routes between HCM City and Danang, which will go into service on April 27, and between Hanoi and Nha Trang, which will begin on May 19.
mercredi 22 février 2012
SYDNEY — Australian carrier Qantas said that Vietnam Airlines will take a majority share in its Jetstar Pacific offshoot from the Vietnamese State Capital Investment Corporation.