Vietnam Airlines opens Hanoi-Can Tho route in January, 2009

Vietnam Airlines will officially open a direct air route from Hanoi to Can Tho as of January 4, 2009 with seven flights per week by modern Airbus 321.

In the future, Vietnam plans to increase the number of flights on the air route to 11-14 per week.

On the occasion, Vietnam Airlines has implemented a promotion programme which reduces airfares by 50 percent. The lowest price for a one-way ticket is VND750,000 and will be applied to flights which will open from January 4-15, 2009.

For further information, passengers can log on to the website of the Vietnam Airlines www.vietnamairlines.com or contact agents of the airlines nationwide.